Billionaire Francois-Henri Pinault, the chairman and CEO of a French luxury goods giant that owns Gucci and other brands, is close to buying a majority stake in top Hollywood talent and entertainment firm Creative Artists Agency, according to Bloomberg . If the deal goes through, Pinault would buy the majority stake currently held by private equity firm TPG, which acquired that stake in 2014....
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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