Katharine Hidalgo speaks to August Equity Partners' managing partner, Philip Rattle, to discuss the firm's investment strategy for its latest fund, the steps it has taken to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus crisis on its portfolio, and its exit strategy.
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
Deal is the second from Bid Equity II, which held a close in November 2019 and targets B2B software
Early-stage investor Italian Angels for Growth and Swiss holding company Brahma also take part in the round