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KPN invests EUR 10 mln in Verwaayen-led venture fund

Friday 4 November 2016 | 11:22 CET | News
KPN Ventures, the investment arm of Dutch operator KPN, has agreed to invest EUR 10 million in a new technology investment fund set up by KEEN Venture Partners. The new fund will provide early growth capital for technology companies with strong momentum across Europe, with a particular focus on innovation hubs in the UK, Netherlands, Sweden and Germany. In addition, the fund will consider North American-based technology companies looking to expand into Europe. KEEN was set up by Ben Verwaayen, the former CEO of BT and Alcatel-Lucent; Alexander Ribbink, former COO of TomTom; and Robert

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