KKR closes SoftwareONE investment

By Luisa Beltran — 3 months ago

KKR has closed its buy of a 25 percent stake in SoftwareONE. Financial terms of the deal, which was announced in August, weren’t announced. SoftwareONE’s four founding partners, existing shareholders as well as management will retain a 75 percent stake in the company. Stans, Switzerland-based SoftwareONE provides software portfolio management solutions.

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KKR invests in Yuehai Feed Group

By Luisa Beltran — 3 months ago

KKR has invested in Yuehai Feed Group Co. Ltd. Financial terms weren’t announced. Guangdong, China-based Yuehai makes high-end special aquatic feed products, with a primary focus on shrimp feed and seawater fish feed.

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Trucking startup Convoy garners $2.5 mln seed

By Iris Dorbian — 3 months ago

Seattle-based trucking startup Convoy has raised $2.5 million in seed funding. The backers included Jeff Bezos via Bezos Expeditions, Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff, eBay founder Pierre Omidyar via Omidyar Technology Ventures, KKR CEO Henry Kravis, Allen & Company and Fuel Capital.

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