TPG to take majority stake in Vietnam Australia School; Mekong Capital, MAJ exit

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Global alternative investment firm TPG has reached an agreement to acquire majority stake in Vietnam Australia International School (VAS), as its existing shareholders – Mekong Capital and MAJ Invest – plan to fully divest their stakes in the company. Meanwhile, Pham Tan Nghia, founder of VAS, will continue as a shareholder after… Read more »

VN Dealbook: Mekong Capital wins PEI award for Cong Vang deal; The Pan Group to sell sanitary service unit to Japanese partner

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Private equity firm Mekong Capital has won the PEI Operational Excellence 2015 award in the Asia Pacific’s small cap category for its investment in Vietnamese restaurant operator Cong Vang (Golden Gate Group) in 2008 and its successful exit last year. Meanwhile, agro-business investment firm The Pan Group, formerly Pan Pacific… Read more »