The Carlyle Group has named Tomofumi Matsuyama (pictured), a former executive at Morgan Stanley, as a managing director of its Japan buyout team.
The firm described the move as part of an effort to expand its private equity business in the country. Matsuyama will focus on large corporate carve-out opportunities mainly in the technology and industrials...
As Grab and Go-Jek accumulate war chests to finance their battle for leadership in Indonesia’s online services space, the greatest benefit could go to the next generation of local technology entrepreneurs
CleanMax Solar, an Indian solar power developer with several PE backers, has raised INR2.75 billion ($39 million) from UK Climate Investments (UKCI), a renewable energy investment platform managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets.
RWDC Industries, a Singapore-based materials developer focused on biodegradable plastics, has raised $22 million from a group of investors including Vickers Venture Partners.
Tencent Holdings has led a Series C round for China-based Tangdou, a social media platform targeting senior citizens. Other participants include GGV Capital, Shunwei Capital and IDG Capital.