Camsense, a Shenzhen-based manufacturer of high-precision vision sensors, has raised RMB50 million ($7 million) in a round led by Chenhui Venture Partners and Feng Yang Capital.
Existing investors Oriental Fortune Capital and Nanling Capital re-upped as part of the extended Series A round. Feng Yang is a Chinese spinout of Silicon Valley-based Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ Venture)....
Bertelsmann India Investments has earmarked USD 500m, provided by its eponymous German parent, for investment in local start-ups. The VC unit’s total deployment since its launch in 2013 is USD 285m.
UK-headquartered incubator Entrepreneur First (EF) has raised USD 158m, targeted in part at investment in Southeast Asian start-ups and expanding its reach in the region.
CDH Investments has agreed to sell New Zealand-based supplements manufacturer The Better Health Company (TBHC) to Nestlé Health Science for an undisclosed sum.
India and Southeast Asia-focused Panthera Growth Partners has reached a first close on its second fund with commitments amounting to more than half the overall target of USD 250m.