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China Healthcare Investor Forum 2017

中文版请点击这里 The China Healthcare Investor Forum 2017, hosted by China Money Network, will feature the nation's brightest and most successful healthcare investors discussing key opportunities and challenges in one of the world's hottest investment sectors. Register now to join leading deal makers from KPCB, CDH Investments, C-Bridge Capital, Lilly Asia Ventures and OrbiMed for an intimate and informative panel discussion and open Q&A. Then network with other attendees from top Chinese investment firms and healthcare company executives. Limited seats available. Click Here For Payment Methods In Mainland China EVENT DETAILS: Date: Sep 19, 2017 Time: 16:30-18:30pm Location:50/F, Shanghai World Financial Center, 100 Century Avenue, Pudong, Shanghai Language: English Healthcare has without doubt been one of the hottest investment sectors in China over the past decade. From 2010 to 2016, venture capital and private equity investment deal volume and total deal value grew 33.7% and 89% annually on average, respectively. With China being the world's most populous nation, the addressable market is gigantic. The country's healthcare industry is expected to reach RMB16 trillion (US$2.3 trillion) in size by 2030. From healthcare services, to medical equipment and pharmaceuticals, there is a wide gap between supply and demand for high quality products and …

Qualcomm, Accel Lead $10M Round In Smart Device Solutions Provider Borqs

Qualcomm Ventures, the venture capital arm of global semiconductor giant Qualcomm, Inc., and Accel Partners India have led a US$10 million series E round in Beijing and Bangalore-based Borqs International Holding Corp., a provider of smart connected devices and cloud service solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) sector, according to a company announcement.

Longfort Group Acquires Thailand Restaurant Chain Scoozi

The Longfort Group, a private investment firm backed by an undisclosed Asian family office, has completed an acquisition of Scoozi Italian Restaurant Ltd. in Thailand, marking its first acquisition in the South-East Asian country, it said today. The deal is being done via a unit called L Concepts, Longfort's food and beverage investment platform, and continues the group's expansion in the Asian restaurant business. No financial details were disclosed. Scoozi is an Italian craft pizza restaurant chain in Thailand with 24 branches located across the Great Bangkok area. Scoozi opened its first location in downtown Bangkok in 2004 and specializes in Neapolitan-style pizzas made in traditional wood-fired ovens. Scoozi operates both dine-in and delivery formats and is a household name for pizza lovers in Bangkok. "We are excited about our foray into the Thai consumer market, especially through such an established platform as Scoozi," said TW Pang, chief executive of The Longfort Group. "The potential of the brand is enormous and we look forward to stewarding it for years to come." Longfort has been actively pursuing direct investment opportunities in the restaurant sector since 2015 when it set up L Concepts, which is mandated to build a regional portfolio of …