The company Dragon Capital Investments Limited, which is a group of companies Dragon Capital, entered into an agreement to acquire a minority stake in ShipNEXT, the press service of the company.
ShipNEXT is an independent online platform for the shipping market. Dragon Capital’s promise to support ShipNEXT in development, and also help to find partners and investors to accelerate business growth.
In Dragon Capital noted that despite the fact that the global Maritime industry caters to cargo in the amount of $11.2 trillion, and earning roughly $380 billion, there is no single efficient platform that would work on all types of cargo, as this sector still continues to live in plain e-mails.
“We believe that a deep understanding of the industry and practical experience, complemented by knowledge of the team of industry experts, scientists and specialists in information technology, will help ShipNEXT to set a new standard that will make transportation quick, transparent and cost-effective,” said managing Director and head of investment banking Department at Dragon Capital Brian best.
Earlier, the company announced that it has closed the transaction on acquisition of TRC Radio Era and two business cents in Kiev.
Dragon Capital is one of the largest investment companies of Ukraine. Founded in 2000 in Kiev. In 2007-2017 years a minority stake in Dragon Capital was owned by Goldman Sachs, one of the largest global banks. Provides investment banking and brokerage services for corporate and private clients.