US-based enterprise software giant Salesforce has launched a $50 million venture capital fund focused on Australian technology start-ups.
The Australia Trailblazer Fund will be managed by Salesforce Ventures, the company’s venture arm, and joins similar vehicles focused on Japan, Canada, and Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. It will...
Australian graphic design start-up Canva has raised $70 million from investors including US-based General Catalyst and Bond Capital, the new vehicle of Silicon Valley veteran Mary Meeker. It values Canva at $2.5 billion.
India’s Everstone Group has hired Suresh Vaswani (pictured), a former executive at Wipro, Dell, and IBM, as a senior director focused on investments in information technology (IT).
Sanjieke, a China-based vocational training services provider, has raised an RMB130 million ($19 million) in a Series B round of funding led by Wu Capital.