Kévin Monserrat spoke to Global Corporate Venturing about how his experience as venture capital relations and dealflow manager at Microsoft for Startups helped him with his new enterprise, Consilience Ventures.
The US-based venture capital firm has hired GV’s former partner and entrepreneur-in-residence, Anish Acharya, to oversee fintech investments.
Managing director Tak Sato has spoken to Global Corporate Venturing about Japan-based insurer MS&AD's $40m corporate venturing unit as it explores a second fund.
Ladi Greenstreet has left his US-based head of healthcare position at Accenture Ventures to become the unit's head of UK and Ireland.
Nuno Carvalho, formerly director of innovation and corporate venturing at Bekaert, has spoken to GCV about his new remit as an investment director for KBC's VC investment vehicle, KBC Focus Fund.
Pablo Moro Casquete has left his head of innovation role at Mutua Madrileña to join Telefónica’s Innovation Investment arm, having previously worked for the telecoms firm for over a decade.
Tomás Ocampo, previously corporate venturing adviser to Japanese energy companies J-Power and Osaka Gas on electric mobility and renewable energy deals in the US, has helped petroleum supplier YPF form its corporate venturing unit.
Jim Orlando is leaving Omers Ventures to join a $75m vehicle that will be run by the Weston family’s holding company, Wittington Investments.