Market sources report that Gondola, the owner of Pizza Express and ASK restaurants that was floated in 2005, has received an approach from Cinven. The £559m offer attaches a 415p price to Gondola shares.
Anna Morrison joins from IFM Investors, where she managed the firm's fund-of-funds programme
Fund's predecessor, Isomer Capital Fund, closed on €150m in February 2016
Funding will be used to hire more staff, support product development and meet customer demand
True Core VII provides seed and early-stage capital, while True Select IV provides follow-on capital