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Cisco invests over USD 50 mln in French start-ups, funds

Tuesday 15 December 2015 | 10:03 CET | News
Cisco has invested over USD 50 million in the French start-up ecosystem since CEO John Chambers pledged to invest USD 200 million in start-ups and investment funds in France. So far Cisco has invested USD 34 million in a new technology fund of Partech Ventures, USD 17 million in Idinvest Digital Fund II, a start-up called 6Wind in July, and big data analytics software company Intersec.

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