VR Ventures has held a first close on €40m for its debut fund, which will focus on venture capital investments in financial and real estate technology.
FDL Servizi founder and CEO Fausto Romelli retains a minority stake
Fergus Gallagher joins from Hogan Lovells and worked at Morgan Stanley and Jefferies on secondment
Odey Asset Management and Leapfrog Investments also back the round
Deal for endoscope manufacturer marks the final investment from SHS Fonds IV