Q&A: Unitus Ventures’ Surya Mantha
Indian returns-focused impact investor Unitus Ventures is sharpening its thesis around jobs as it celebrates its 10-year anniversary. Surya Mantha, a managing partner at the firm, traces the evolution
Q: How was Unitus Ventures established? A: The three co-founders are Dave Richards, Will Poole, and Srikrishna Ramamoorthy. Dave and I go back more than two decades; he and I were colleagues at RealNetworks...
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Co-Stone Capital Management has led a CNY 300m (USD 43m) Series B round for Readline, a Shenzhen-based company that specialises in synthetic biology.
Australia’s Heal Partners closes debut fund on $137m
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US regulator gets access to Chinese audits
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