Entrepreneur Zihao Xu has joined Octopus Ventures as an investment associate.
Xu joins from Roland Berger Strategy Consultants with six years of experience in the aerospace, defence, automotive, industrials and private equity sectors. Xu also founded sunglasses and lifestyle brand...
Brenke first joined Ardian as managing director two years ago
Deal represents 44.5% IRR for the vendors, four years after their initial investment
Gimv invested in the Parisian tech company through its Smart Industries platform
As part of the strategy, the GP will consolidate its listing on the London stock exchange