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Jun 18 2007 | 11:02am ET
NBGI Private Equity has appointed Joseph Bergin as director, based in London. Bergin will be involved in all aspects of the firm's investment activities, including deal origination, execution, portfolio management and exit. He joins NBGI Private Equity from Octopus Asset Management, where he was director for their VCT funds.
The firm also recently appointed Belinda Berkeley as an investment manager. Previously, Berkeley worked at BDO Stoy Hayward in the lead advisory team, advising on a range of management buy-out and development capital transactions, particularly within the retail sector.
NBGI Private Equity launched in 2000 with a €100 million ($133.9 million) fund and is focused on traditional economy companies. It invests £2 million (US$4 million) to £15 million (US$29.6 million) of equity, principally into buy-outs and buy-ins but also development capital and turnarounds with transaction values of £5 (US$9.9 million) to £50 million (US$98.8 million).
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…