California Public Employees Retirement System (Calpers), the $355.8bn pension fund, has decided to commit to late-stage venture and growth capital investments, as well as in long-term investments in core economy companies, as part of its private equity business model.
GMI includes two other shoes companies controlled by Consilium, River and Calzaturificio Energy
GP uses its MKB Participatiefonds IV fund to back the Dutch furniture business Heditex
Colin Baker was previously Counsel at Goodwin Procter and an associate at SJ Berwin
Verret will be a managing director at the European financial services-focused firm