Cambridge Enterprise has named Ajay Chowdhury, managing director of BCG Digital Ventures, chairman of the board.
Jasan Fitzpatrick, previously general counsel at L&G’s investment unit, has been appointed managing director of principal investment to focus on build-to-rent and affordable housing segments.
Oil provider Helen has hired Fortum alunmus Mikko Huumo to set up a $55m coprorate venturing fund that will focus on transition in the energy industry.
The venture fund has appointed GCV Powerlist member Rajesh Swaminathan, who had led Amat’s corporate venturing unit for nearly two years, as a venture partner.
Amrish Rau, who headed investments for PayU, has taken on the CEO role at corporate-backed merchant services provider Pine Labs.
Silicon Road Ventures has hired Ross Kimbel, who had previously ran WeWork Labs for five months, as managing director.