Acquisitions

From user to C-suite (Part 1): The origin story
In January, Hari Krishnan made the jump from LinkedIn to PropertyGuru, and he speaks to Benjamin Cher about what led to the decision.
Telstra serious about Asia play
Australian telco giant Telstra is poised to strengthen its presence in Asia, buoyed by its 2014 acquisition of Pacnet.
Dimension Data completes acquisition of Jebsen & Jessen comms unit
Dimension Data said it has completed the acquisition of the communications division of the Singapore-headquartered Jebsen & Jessen Group of companies in South-East Asia.
Tune Studios & BAC Ventures acquire Gigfairy
Tune Studios and BAC Ventures have completed the acquisition of Malaysian live music booking startup Gigfairy for an undisclosed amount.
How to hunt down a unicorn
As the risk appetite declines, the propensity for investors to continue supporting multibillion-dollar funding rounds at sky-high valuations will understandably wane, writes Justin Hall.
SEEK Asia appoints JobStreet’s Suresh Thiru as CEO
ASX-listed SEEK Ltd subsidiary SEEK Asia has appointed JobStreet.com operations head Suresh Thiru as its CEO, effective Jan 1.
Jobs assured despite Penang plant sale: AMD CFO
AMD said that it will be business as usual for the employees in its Penang manufacturing facility, even though it has sold an 85% stake to China’s NFME.
PropertyGuru acquires Indonesia’s RumahDijual.com
PropertyGuru Group said it has acquired RumahDijual.com, one of Indonesia's leading property websites, for an undisclosed amount.
Grove hits it out of the park with REA-iProperty merger
Patrick Grove gets his biggest deal yet in the takeover of iProperty by ASX-listed REA Group Ltd, valued at US$536mil. He takes some questions from Mexico City while waiting to board a flight back to KL.
Analysis: Making sense of the Dell-EMC mega-merger
On Oct 12, Dell Inc made a whopping US$67 takeover bid for EMC Corp. Since then there has been a myriad of stories out. Edwin Yapp tries to make sense of it all.
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