Kevin Lu, head of Partners Group’s Singapore office, will now be overseeing the firm’s activities in Mumbai, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo, Manila, as well as Singapore.
Capital from the Melbourne-based firm will be used to expand the handbag and accessories retailer in Australia and overseas markets.
The Canadian firm is gearing up for fundraising after a year in which it distributed more than $362m to investors.
The mid-market financial services specialist has raised nearly $900m.
The development finance institution has teamed up with Indian education and healthcare company Manipal Education and Medical Group to invest an initial $80 million in healthcare companies in South Asia and Africa.
The Spanish special situations manager already has its sights set on a successor fund.
Genstar Capital Partners VIII has a $3bn cap and plans to raise additional co-investment capital for a planned final close in March.
It reached new records in terms of funds raised and money invested that were not seen since the dot-com era.
Private credit is increasing in popularity across all emerging markets, but it is distressed opportunities in emerging Asia that are particularly attracting the interest of investors, an EMPEA report shows.
Fund managers may be placing themselves at a disadvantage by pulling back their compliance efforts, an asset management lawyer says.
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