By Quynh Nguyen
Based in Hong Kong, Edwina Ho will work closely with Willis Towers Watson’s institutional clients across the Greater China market.
Taisho is still cementing its position as DHG Pharma’s second largest investor after the State Capital Investment Corporation.
While billion-dollar valuations help a market attract attention, an early startup market such as Vietnam needs to first build sustainable companies.
The transaction has marked the first acquisition of a company in Vietnam by Advantage Partners’ funds.
Prosecutors in Ho Chi Minh City have appealed a verdict ordering Grab to pay compensation to domestic taxi firm Vinasun.
The loans will help finance BIM Land’s three new projects in Vietnam and Laos.
David Su, a founding managing partner at Matrix Partners China, also invested in the latest funding round.
Earlier, In 2013, Mitsui acquired 31 per cent of Minh Phu Hau Giang, an affiliate of the Vietnamese seafood major.
Yeah1 has acquired several media businesses including Thailand’s SPRING Me, France-based Something Big and US-based ScaleLab.
Moving forward, BRCM will explore some larger private equity deals in real estate and infrastructure.