Monday, 4 May 2015
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Oct 31 2007 | 11:00am ET
U.K.-based Octopus Investments has appointed Purvi Sapre as an investment manager in the group's private equity team, which specializes in providing debt financing to private equity transactions including public-to-privates, management buy-outs and re-finances.
Before joining Octopus, Sapre was a manager at Barclays Leveraged Finance, a U.K.-based mid-market leveraged finance provider.
Chris Allner, head of Octopus Private Equity, said: “We are committed to maintaining the level of growth that we have achieved to date, and recruiting people of Purvi's caliber is a key part of that process.”
Octopus Investments was established in 2000 and manages some us $825 million in assets.
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…