Tag: Kinnevik

Kinnevik, Temasek invest in GoEuro
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Kinnevik, Temasek invest in GoEuro

Kinnevik AB today announced that it has invested SEK 443m in GoEuro, the leading booking platform for transport across Europe. The Swedish technology investor said in a statement that the investment was made in partnership with Temasek, the Singapore based investment company. GoEuro is a travel platform that allows customers […]

Kinnevik to distribute MTG shares next week
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Kinnevik to distribute MTG shares next week

Swedish tech investor, Kinnevik AB said the Extraordinary General Meeting of Kinnevik resolved on 16 July 2018 to distribute all of Kinnevik’s shares in MTG to the shareholders of Kinnevik. The Board of Directors was authorised by the EGM to resolve on the record date for the distribution, with the […]

Kinnevik merges Tele2, Com Hem
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Kinnevik merges Tele2, Com Hem

Sweden’s Kinnevik AB said it has merged Tele2 and Com Hem, and that Kinnevik had agreed to effect pro-competitive measures, if required, to complete the merger. Kinnevik has during the first half of 2018 participated in the European Commission’s merger control procedure to identify measures that would enable merger clearance […]

Kinnevik appoints Dame Amelia Fawcett as chairman
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Kinnevik appoints Dame Amelia Fawcett as chairman

Former investors in Konga and iROKO said it has appointed Dame Amelia Fawcett as the chairman of its board of directors. The company said its Nomination Committee proposes the re-election of Board members Wilhelm Klingspor, Erik Mitteregger, Henrik PouIsen, Mario Queiroz and Cristina Stenbeck. The Nomination Committee also proposes the […]

Kinnevik invests $41 million in Livongo
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Kinnevik invests $41 million in Livongo

Former investors in Konga, iROKO, Kinnevik AB said it has invested USD 41 million in Livongo Health Inc., in a USD 105 million funding round and increasing its ownership to 8%. Livongo is a US based consumer digital health company empowering people with chronic conditions to live better and healthier […]

Andreas Bernstrom to head investment unit at Kinnevik
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Andreas Bernstrom to head investment unit at Kinnevik

Former investors in Konga with a current stake in Iroko Partners, Kinnevik said it has appointed Andreas Bernstrom as the head of its investment unit. Kinnevik said in a statement that Andreas Bernstr√∂m has a proven track record of building successful digital businesses. He is the Chairman of Trustly, one […]