• Box nets $500m investment, Aaron Levie to step down as Chairman

    10 days ago - By TechRadar

    KKR's investment will enable Box to further expand its Content Cloud and grow its presence in international markets.
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  • Daily Crunch: KKR invests $500M into Box

    Daily Crunch: KKR invests $500M into Box

    11 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Box gets some financial ammunition against an activist investor, Samsung launches the Galaxy SmartTag+ and we look at the history of CryptoPunks. This is your Daily Crunch for April 8, 2021.
    The big story: KKR invests $500M into Box
    Private equity firm KKR is making an investment into Box that should help the cloud content management company buy back shares from activist investor Starboard Value, which might otherwise have claimed a majority of board seats and forced a sale.
    After the investment, Aaron Levie will remain with Box as its CEO, but independent board member Bethany Mayer will...
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