In QuotedData’s morning briefing 14 June 2021 –
- VH Global Sustainable Energy Opportunities (GSEO) announced the completion of its acquisition of the first $4m tranche out of its $63m commitment to a Brazilian solar power programme. The initial tranche will fund the construction of four projects across Rio de Janeiro, which once operational will provide 5MW of energy to a combination of local communities and regional utilities. This acquisition was first announced upon signing of the purchase agreement on 28 May 2021.
- Hipgnosis Songs (SONG) announced the appointment of Vania Schlogel, the founder and managing partner of the media and entertainment industry-focused investment firm Atwater Capital, as an independent non-executive director with immediate effect.Vania founded the global private equity firm Atwater Capital in 2017, with a vision of uniting the valuable creative aspects of evaluating investments and growing companies with deep operational and financial expertise.
- Gresham House Strategic (GHS) announced that David Potter, chair, has resigned from the board with immediate effect. The process for identifying a new Chair is already underway. Helen Sinclair, a non-executive director of GHS, will assume the position of interim chair until the successor is appointed.
We also have annual results and plans to grow and amend its investment policy from Augmentum Fintech, JLEN‘s first investment into a large-scale biomass combined heat and power plant, and news of a look-through investment in Infogain from Apax Global Alpha.