Cathay 2 Cents: Why Even Small Companies Should Go Global

Global business is not just for large multinationals—there are many advantages for smaller companies. At Cathay Capital, we have worked with a number of North American companies to expand their businesses to China and Europe, both through organic initiatives and international acquisition strategies. From consumer companies aspiring to build global brands, healthcare companies seeking to […]

Arthur Yeung Appointed Executive President of Cathay Capital to Further Transform the Role of Private Equity in Today’s Rapidly Changing World

Cathay Capital bolsters leadership across private equity and venture capital investment practices with new partners spanning Europe, Asia and the US On February 9th, Cathay Capital, a pioneering global investment firm supporting companies across stages and markets, announced the appointment of Arthur Yeung as Executive President. He will preside over the global management and evolution […]

Cathay Capital Welcomes GreenTech Leader Matthieu van der Elst as Chief Impact Officer

Global investment platform Cathay Capital reinforces its commitment to ESG and Impact by creating the role of Chief Impact Officer. The new role will be led by Matthieu van der Elst, who joins Cathay with an exceptional track record in developing sustainable innovative technologies and business models as former CEO of Michelin Ventures.  15 years […]

FMO and Cathay AfricInvest Innovation Invest in Agritech Startup Aerobotics to Bring Intelligent Tools to the World’s Perennial Crops

 The Hague, December 2020 – FMO and Cathay AfricInvest Innovation are pleased to announce their investment in Aerobotics, a South African AgriTech startup developing intelligent tools to the feed the world, each investing ZAR42.75m (~US$2. Aerobotics enables tree and fruit farmers not only to monitor their crops but also to increase their overall yield and […]

The Best-Ofs 2020 Cathay Global LP Meeting (2020 Cathay Annual Meeting)

The epidemic is reshaping the global economy and accelerating technological shifts and innovation. Cathay has adapted to the latest events and recast its 2020 Global LP Meeting into two sessions separately held in Shanghai and in Paris, in full respect of sanitary measures. This was the first time in Cathay’s history that the Annual Meeting […]