The UK government has established a committee, chaired by Anne Glover, chief executive of Amadeus Capital Partners, to advise policy makers on how to reduce the barriers for SMEs competing for public sector contracts. A tentative target has been set which would see SMEs win 30 per cent of all public sector business within the next five years.
Round is one of the largest venture capital deals in Germany this year
Berthoux and Desmottes join as operating partners, while Philips becomes a strategic partner
Vitrulan has acquired the business for its broader product range and to expand internationally
Fondoposte is looking to gain exposure to buyout and growth private equity funds