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Kinnevik announces tweaks to share structure
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Kinnevik announces tweaks to share structure

Sweden’s largest tech investment company, Kinnevik AB has announced that as of 29 June 2018 the total number of shares in the company amounts to 275,666,638. The shares are divided into 33,755,432 class A shares with ten votes each and 241,911,206 class B shares with one vote each, of which […]

BP acquires UK’s Chargemaster
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BP acquires UK’s Chargemaster

BP said it has acquired Chargemaster, the country’s operator of the UK’s largest EV charging network and the leading supplier of EV charging infrastructure. The company said in a statement that the acquisition is an important step in scaling up and deploying a fast and ultra-fast charging network on BP’s […]

What you need to know about the Google Impact Challenge Nigeria
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What you need to know about the Google Impact Challenge Nigeria

The Google Impact Challenge Nigeria is an initiative to support nonprofits and social enterprises with game-changing ideas to create economic opportunity in their communities. Any company/organizations can apply with their most innovative proposals. Finalists get access to Google.org funding, mentorship and resources. According to Google Nigeria, all eligible nonprofits and social enterprises […]

Naspers invests $210 Million in Swiggy
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Naspers invests $210 Million in Swiggy

Naspers Limited said it made an additional investment in Swiggy, an online food ordering and delivery platform in India. The Series G investment round is expected to close upon satisfaction of customary closing conditions. The participation in this US$210m Series G funding round is Naspers’ third investment in Swiggy, after […]

Dana Rao to head Adobe’s legal team
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Dana Rao to head Adobe’s legal team

Adobe has appointed Dana Rao as executive vice president and General Counsel, effective immediately. Rao will succeed Mike Dillon, who announced his intent to retire earlier this year. Rao will report to Adobe president and CEO Shantanu Narayen and will oversee all of Adobe’s legal and government relations matters. Currently […]