Pantheon has elevated Hong Kong-based Brian Lim from portfolio director to partner. It is one of four promotions across four offices by the global fund-of-funds manager.
Lim chairs Pantheon's emerging markets investment committee for the region and also sits on the firm's Asian investment committee, selecting and monitoring GPs. He works alongside Chris Meads, Vincent...
The government of Shenzhen, China has launched a VC fund with an initial corpus of RMB500 million ($79 million) to invest in blockchain start-ups in the city.
Sequoia Capital China and Serica Partners have co-led an $11 million Series A round for US-based molecular diagnostics start-up NuProbe.
Shenzhen Capital has joined a $30 million Series C round for US-based 3D printing company Formlabs that will support an expansion effort in China and Asia.