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18 March 2014

GGV Capital names ex-Baidu executive Zhu partner

china chinese flag US and China focused venture capital firm GGV Capital has hired former COO of Chinese search engine Baidu David Zhu as a partner.

18 March 2014

Texas Teachers’ PE head switches to $32.7bn Harvard endowment

kb_logo_harvard_lrg Harvard’s $32.7bn endowment has poached the head of private equity from Teacher Retirement System of Texas to oversee its own buyout investments decisions.

17 March 2014

Family offices gravitate towards long time frames of private equity investmentp

Often family offices display an inherent appetite for private equity, most probably as there tends to be history of investment activity that has many parallels in an asset class which offers an ideal strategy for inter-generational investing.

17 March 2014

Warburg Pincus hires Jacques Aigrain as senior advisor

Jacques Aigrain Private equity firm Warburg Pincus has added experienced financial services executive Jacques Aigrain to its team as a senior advisor.

14 March 2014

Carlyle re-hires ex-General Motors CEO Akerson after 3.5 years away

Daniel Akerson Carlyle Global buyout giant Carlyle has re-hired ex-General Motors chairman and CEO Daniel Akerson as a vice chairman and special advisor to the board of directors.

13 March 2014

Bridge Growth Partners adds Phil Scanlan to advisory board

new york 5_sq New York-based private equity firm Bridge Growth Partners has added former member of the Business Council of Australia and founder of the Australian American Leadership Dialogue Phil Scanlan to its strategic advisory board.

13 March 2014

Vector Capital managing director Amish Mehta steps back, principal Meng resigns

Amish Managing director and partner at private equity Vector Capital Amish Mehta has stepped back and will now serve as senior adviser.

13 March 2014

Eaton Partners expands North American and Asian teams with six hires

boardroom2_lrg Placement agent Eaton Partners has strengthened its distribution team by making four new hires in the US and Asia.

12 March 2014

SAP Ventures names software veteran Rami Branitzky as managing director

Rami Branitzky The venture capital affiliate of listed software major SAP has named Rami Branitzky as managing director to lead its global development team.

12 March 2014

MassPRIM hires former Bain Capital, BoA Capital execs for private equity unit

interview hire job suit tie Massachusetts’ $57.9bn pension fund has hired former Bain Capital investment manager Michael McGirr to replace senior investment officer Scott Hutchins, who left for Solamere Capital.

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