Paris-based venture capital firm Aster has held a first close on €240m for its sixth investment fund.
Responsibilities will include leadership of the distribution relationships in France, Italy, the Middle East and Spain1
GP is currently investing from its 2019-vintage DIF Core Infrastructure Fund II
GP also announced the refinancing of online gardening retailer YouGardem, scoring a 60% cost return
CDP Venture and Tim Ventures take part in the round, alongside Club Digital and Club Italia Investimenti 2