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Rising Stars Q&A – Wanja Humanes, Swisscom Ventures
Q&A with Wanja Humanes, investment manager, Swisscom Ventures
M12 position remains vacant
Nagraj Kashyap agreed to become a managing partner at SoftBank’s Vision Funds last month.
Miner digs into Maryland role
Tedco has hired Jack Miner as chief investment officer after he oversaw a team focused on Cleveland Clinic Ventures' portfolio companies and spinoffs.
Blackburn roves to Bessemer
Jeff Blackburn had overseen Amazon's corporate venturing investments as well as its merger and acquisition deals prior to moving to Bessemer Venture Partners.
Klau steps up for state government service
Rick Klau had previously run Alphabet subsidiary GV's partnerships team as a business or corporate development practice.
Emerging Leaders Q&A – Madura Wijewardena, Comcast Ventures
Q&A with Madura Wijewardena, head of business development, Comcast Ventures
Rising Stars Q&A – Radhika Malik, Samsung Catalyst Fund
Q&A with Radhika Malik, senior investment manager, Samsung Catalyst Fund
Lin promoted to Intel's managing partner
As set out in his keynote at the GCVI Summit in 2019, Lin has focused Intel Capital’s investments on leading more rounds in more diverse companies.

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Emerging Leaders Q&A – Zoe Zhu, Ping An Global Voyager…
Q&A with Zoe Zhu, vice-president, Ping An Global Voyager Fund
Rising Stars Q&A – Banafsheh Fathieh, Prosus Ventures
Rising Stars Q&A – Banafsheh “B” Fathieh, head of investments for the Americas, Prosus Ventures
Anders leaves iRobot for Alexa Fund
Anders had been one of the most active robotics and artificial intelligence investors while at iRobot.
Zou promoted at Lilly Asia Ventures
Based in Shanghai, China, Zou has worked her way up from investment manager since joining LAV in May 2015.
Stevens joins Energize Ventures
He was previously a partner at venture capital firm Intellis Capital.
Zaveri leaves Gradient for Audacious Ventures
Zaveri had joined Gradient after three years at VC firm Kleiner Perkins.

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Samsung shakes up US innovation subsidiaries
Young Sohn is retiring while Luc Julia is leaving as Sean Kae and David Lee step up and into Samsung Catalyst and Samsung Next respectively.
Brazil adds triple fundraisings
The three funds comes as Daniel de Macedo switches role and a new trade body committee is set up for CVCs.
Orange spins off corporate venturing unit
Orange Ventures has been spun off into an independent venture firm with an extra $426m from its former parent company, and added Mathieu de La Rochefoucauld as managing partner.
Hayes and Gimenez promoted to managing partner at BP
Restructure at BP follows Meghan Sharp's return as global head of ventures.
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