Mayo Clinic alumnus Timmeko Moore Love has co-founded nascent corporate venture capital unit Entergy Strategic Ventures as managing director.
The online dating group intends to invest up to $5m at seed to series B stage through a strategic fund that has already made its first deal.
SoftBank is in talks for $5bn that it will match itself, to support Vision Fund portfolio companies and possibly opportunistic acquisitions.
DuPont is shutting down its corporate venture capital arm as part of a cost-saving process that will involve it cutting its corporate innovation activities.
Faisal Rehman, previously a partner who managed SoftBank Vision Fund’s Middle East investments, has ascended to managing partner following the departures of several key executives.
GCV Powerlist mainstay Jon Lauckner has announced his imminent retirement from General Motors after leading the firm's GM Ventures unit for a decade.