Hendrik Brandis, managing partner of German investor group Earlybird, has been appointed chairman of the venture capital platform of the European Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (EVCA), succeeding Patrick Sheehan of Environmental Technologies Fund.
Company will now operate as Aurora Lichtwerke and was sold as part of a non-core asset divestment
Canadian GP previously owned around 20% of the listed education company
French bank BPCE mandated advisers to sell the Germany-based digital banking platform in 2018
ECI is currently investing from its ECI 11 fund, which closed on £700m on July 2018