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 […]

Behind the Term Sheet: How Savana Accelerates Life-Saving Health Science with Big Data

By: Jacky Abitbol and Vincent Sebag, Cathay Innovation Digitization in the healthcare sector has been historically slow. However, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella may have expressed it best in saying “we’ve seen two years worth of digital transformation in two months” and at a critical time when innovation is needed most in the face of a global […]

Fueling Transformative Innovation in Healthcare with Sanofi

By: Denis Barrier At Cathay Innovation, everything we do is based on clear principles. One of which is working towards positive change and partnering with those committed to providing better ways of doing useful things through technology. We are big believers in the digital revolution across industries including mobility, fintech, new retail and beyond. This […]

Leading Digital Veterinary Clinic FirstVet Launches in the US, Supported By New $35M Financing Round

Amid the pandemic-related demand for telemedicine services, this latest investment will speed up FirstVet’s international expansion, with a focus on the United States, and consolidate its position as the global leader in digital pet care STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, NOVEMBER 19, 2020 – FirstVet, the company which provides pet-owners with on-demand video consultations from local, qualified veterinarians, […]

The Babylon Health of pets raises €30m to go west

The Swedish vet-on-demand app FirstVet has raised an additional €30m, just one year after its €20m Series B financial round. The goal is to go big in the US. FirstVet was founded by David Prien and Joakim Widigs in 2016 and has since then expanded to Finland, Norway, Denmark, the UK and recently to Germany. […]

China Digest: Cathay invests $53m in geoskincare; Shunwei backs Amiro

Cathay Capital invests $53m in New Zealand’s geoskincare Eight months after raising equity financing from China’s Skycus Capital, New Zealand’s skincare brand geoskincare said it has pocketed 350 million yuan ($53 million) in a Series E round funding exclusively from Chinese cross-border private equity firm Cathay Capital. Geoskincare will leverage the proceeds to support the […]

Biose Industrie raises EUR 30 million to strengthen its position as the reference CDMO in the field of microbiota

Aurillac, July 16, 2020 – Biose Industrie announced today the closing of a €30 million funding round led by Cathay Capital, alongside the company’s management team, banking partners and the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. Thanks to this funding round, Biose Industrie will benefit from Cathay Capital’s support as it accelerates its development and strengthens its leadership position […]