On back of a freshly minted fundraise, the mid-market apparel maker is eyeing acquisitions in luxury segment and also looking at launching a new brand.
Punj Lloyd and Avenue Capital have invested in Medanta, a majority of which is still owned by its founder Naresh Trehan.
The privately held group has hired a top executive from JP Morgan Global Asset Fund who is spearheading its London office.
Country head of the risk consulting firm says due to competition for deals, due diligence and deal sourcing have become quid pro quo.
The outgoing CEO of Fortis explains why the group has flipped its international strategy and talks about expansion plans.
The early stage investment firm will continue to focus on investments around the mobile ecosystem.
Mu Sigma was reportedly valued around $1 billion in the last funding round early this year.
There is a perception issue as most investors came into India after 2005 and are yet to see a cycle of return of capital, she says.
Garg, who quit his corporate job to start Guardian on an April Fools’ Day 10 years ago, has raised funds from Samara Capital and Mitsui.
Jaju, part of the investment banking team at Axis Capital, sees interest in inbound deals by MNCs in sectors such as consumer, IT and pharmaceuticals.
IFC has generated IRR of 19.8% from PE portfolio in the last 18 years and Raju says the first time fund managers have outperformed the mark by 400 bps.
Only 10 per cent of the fund managers who invested in real estate in the past are successful, he says.
Indian market is a lot more dynamic than what one imagines it to be, says the private equity veteran.
The firm is offering small-ticket housing loans for 150 low-income residential projects, Dhall says.
The sector will see an improvement in liquidity with international banks being brought into priority sector lending, he says.
Demerger will also help us focus on different product lines, he says.
After acquiring Milestone and Religare’s jointly run healthcare cum education fund in India, Quadria has made first close of its new fund at $107 million.
Kola also talks about the segments within the tech space where the VC firm is looking to invest.
The founder and CEO of the firm talks about new revenue streams, successful listing in India and more.