By Reghu Balakrishnan
Nirula was responsible for investments in consumer companies, retail firms, financial services and industrials.
Private equity major TPG has appointed former JP Morgan executive Jason Mcleod, a leading deal maker for the latter in Melbourne.
Among the recent additions are Michael Parry, who joined from Goldman Sachs as a director focused on Asian equity sales.
Where Chinese college graduates once coveted a prestigious overseas job and foreign citizenship, many today gravitate toward career opportunities at home, where venture capital is now plentiful and the government dangles financial incentives for cutting-edge research.
Wilmerding’s duties include evaluation and commitment to alternative investment opportunities across Asia including Australia.
Abel, 55, the chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, was named Berkshire’s vice chairman for non-insurance business operations, while Jain, 66, Berkshire’s top insurance executive, was named vice chairman for insurance operations.
In September last year Jeneration Capital appointed Tony Zhang as partner
RedDoorz has appointed Bhanu Chopra as an independent director and Philip Wolf as a board advisor.
Grab has chosen a former Visa country manager for Singapore and Brunei to head GrabPay in SG, PH and MY.
Investors believe finding good team and leadership is difficult than finding funds