Tamara Steffens, former general manager and managing director at Microsoft’s venture fund, M12, is joining Thomson Reuters next week as managing director of its new venture fund, according to people familiar with the matter and spokespeople from the companies. The move illustrates how seasoned corporate investors are in high demand at the moment. Steffens joined Microsoft in 2014 through its...
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