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Euphoria of new govt visible in stock market, not real estate: ATS' Getamber Anand

He says PE firms need to make a longer term bet to reap rewards from low-cost housing.

Swet Sarika
Genpact chief on changing contours of the firm, life with Bain as an investor

Tiger says investors like BPO sector as it’s an underpenetrated large market and offers long-term growth.

Diksha Dutta
The worst is over for real estate market: Sobha’s JC Sharma

The firm is projecting sales of around Rs 2,600 crore this fiscal.

Swet Sarika
Piramal’s Khushru Jijina is bullish on realty in FY14-15

Piramal Fund is signing cheques worth Rs 600-800 crore a month.

Swet Sarika
‘We will have the easiest term sheets’: Rehan Yar Khan of Orios Venture Partners

Khan is positioning Orios as an entrepreneur-friendly fund which will not take more than 30 days to write the cheque from the day it meets an entrepreneur.

Sainul K Abudheen
We are in acquisition talks with over 6 startups: Fractal Analytics’ S Velamakanni

TA Associates-backed Fractal competes with Mu Sigma, among others.

Sainul K Abudheen
We will remain asset-light but may own some properties: Fortis’ CEO Aditya Vij

The firm’s focus is on expanding geographically and getting further into specialties, he says.

Jasleen Kaur Batra
We are cash flow intensive and less leveraged: Welspun Renewables’ Vineet Mittal

The chief of the clean energy firm says that the twin PE funding this year would be enough to take the firm to a mature stage.

Anuradha Verma
Acquisitions to drive revenue & product expansion: M Balasubramaniam, CEO, Cura

The chief of the med-tech firm says the market has not grown as expected but will expand exponentially over the next five years.

Jasleen Kaur Batra
CDC aims to have significant LP interest in PE funds it backs: Murugappan

There are too many Indian PE funds without enough track record, he says.

Shruti Ambavat
Budget 2014: Show tight control over fiscal situation, populism, says Chanda Kochhar

Budget would need to provide clarity about the prospective nature of taxation, she says.

For us, M&As are about calibrated aggression: Ramesh Swaminathan, CFO of Lupin

The finance head of the drugmaker says inorganic growth in the past now contributes a quarter of revenue.

Jasleen Kaur Batra
Cipla New Ventures’ head Chandru Chawla on investment strategy, attractive segments & more

The venture investment arm of Cipla has backed US-based Chase Pharma, Manipal Group-promoted Stempeutics Research besides two biotech companies.

Lohit Jagwani
Licensing income can bring upsides to our target of $1B revenue by 2018: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw of Biocon

The company expects its small molecule API and ANDA business to be lead revenue generator followed by research services and branded formulations.

Lohit Jagwani
Our customer base is different from existing banks; main challenge deposit mobilisation, reskilling staff: Bandhan chief Chandra Shekhar Ghosh

The MFI plans to appoint a consultancy firm to help it set up banking operations.

Anuradha Verma
Yatra will break even in less than a year: CEO Dhruv Shringi

The online travel agency, which has raised $120 million in funding to date, derives one-fifth of its traffic from mobile.

Anand Rai
We plan to expand in a hub and spoke model: Gaurav Malhotra, MD & CEO of Bourn Hall India

TVM Capital has committed $100 million investment in the UK-based parent of the IVF treatment chain.

Lohit Jagwani
Products add a great recall value to the brand: S Subramanian, CEO, Marico Kaya

The head of the beauty services and products company says going forward the products unit will generate 25 per cent of revenue against 20 per cent now.

Diksha Dutta
India Infoline will help in deal sourcing, fundraising and exit management: India Alternatives’ chief Shivani Bhasin Sachdeva

The founder and CEO of the PE firm says the deal with India Infoline took a long time to seal, which affected new investments.

Shruti Ambavat
Our investment in Flipkart is now worth a little less than 300 times: Subrata Mitra, partner, Accel Partners

Mitra says Flipkart is more like Amazon while Myntra is like ASOS.

Shrija Agrawal



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