Throughout the years, the AVCJ India Forum has been a forerunner for the private markets industry and a place where the most influential international investors and Indian fund managers come together to exchange ideas and catch up on the latest trends affecting the industry.
In 2019, AVCJ India forum is celebrating its 20th anniversary with unrivalled content, distinguished speakers and superb networking.
The premier private equity & venture forum in India
Corporates that attended the Forum previously include:
Aberdeen Standard Investments
Adams Street Partners
AIM Corporate Services
Asia Climate Partners
Asian Development Bank
Bain Capital Advisors (India)
Baring Private Equity Asia
Bertelsmann India Investments
Bharucha & Partners
BlackRock Private Equity Partners
Brookfield Asset Management
Confiex Data Room
DMI Management Services
Dominor Investment Holding
Duff & Phelps
Ernst & Young
Everstone Capital Advisors
Fairwinds Private Equity
Fosun RZ Capital
IC Universal Legal
IDG Ventures India Advisors
IIFL Seed Venture
Incede Ventures, Agate Medical Investments
Indian Angel Network
Indian Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (IVCA)
KPMG in India, a professional services firm, is the Indian member firm affiliated with KPMG International and was established in September 1993. Our professionals leverage the global network of firms, providing detailed knowledge of local laws, regulations, markets and competition. KPMG has offices across India in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Noida, Pune, Vadodara and Vijayawada.
KPMG in India offers services to national and international clients in India across sectors. We strive to provide rapid, performance-based, industry-focussed and technology-enabled services, which reflect a shared knowledge of global and local industries and our experience of the Indian business environment.
Barclays is a transatlantic consumer and wholesale bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.
With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 40 countries and employs approximately 80,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
ChrysCapital is one of the largest and most established India-focused private equity firms ($3+bn AUM across 7 funds) with a very strong track record of investing in India (82 investments and 67 full exits). The firm has fully realized five successive funds with strong USD net returns – the only net exposure LPs currently have is to Fund VII (Fund VI DPI >1x), which is most likely unprecedented not just in India, but also in emerging markets in general. Overall, ChrysCapital has realized $5.3 billion from its 67 exits, which equates to a disproportionately high proportion of total realizations out of India – the firm’s track record is by far one of the strongest in the context of Indian private equity. The firm has achieved all this while maintaining one of the lowest loss ratios and fee drags in the industry (~15% fee-to-invested capital vs 20-25% for the industry).
Gaja Capital is a leading private equity firm in India’s mid-market. Gaja Capital is a high-touch and control focused firm with team of strong operating professionals. Gaja Capital seeks to partner with entrepreneurs and professionals to build the future champions of Indian economy in high growth sectors of education, financial services, consumer and healthcare. Gaja Capital is currently investing out of its third fund, a US$ 240 mn fund with commitments from marquee global investors US endowments, pension funds and foundations. The firm has an AUM of USD 450 mn including the previous two funds.
Gaja Capital was founded in 2004 by indigenous professionals with extensive operating and investing experience in India. With an exceptional network of some of India's most successful entrepreneurs, Gaja Capital has leveraged its deep local connect to partner with emerging businesses in India.
Madison India Capital is one of India’s leading private investment firms specializing in the consumer, business services, technology and financial services industries. Since we are specialists in our sectors of focus we are a value-added investor with a deep set of industry and capital markets relationships.
We strive to build long-term partnerships with talented management teams of high growth, market-leading, middle market companies in India. Each of the senior principals on our team has on average 20 years of experience operating or investing in companies in our industries of focus. We are backed by industry veterans, U.S. financial institutions, pension funds as well as global fund of funds.
Alea is a risk mitigation advisory firm. It focuses on assisting clients reduce reputation and operational concerns.
Alea’s professionals evaluate potential targets of investment opportunities. The firm has directed forensic reviews and due diligence assignments for private equity and hedge funds, corporations, listed companies, banks and sovereign funds.
Alea is ISO 9001:2015 QMS certified. It has a discrete network of confidential senior advisors associates developed over 30 years.
Service sectors include insurance, financial services, telecom, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, defence, real estate, retail, EPC, renewable energy, hospitality, education, logistics, diagnostics and healthcare.
Alea has offices in New Delhi, Gurgaon and Mumbai.
The Apex Group, established in Bermuda in 2003, is now one of the world’s largest fund administrators. Apex has continually improved and evolved its product suite by surrounding core administrative services with additional products spanning the full value chain of a fund; from middle office and corporate services to custody and depositary solutions. The globally distributed service model has rapidly expanded through a combination of organic growth and more recently bolstered by acquisition. Service is now delivered by over 3000 staff across 40+ offices. The Apex Group administers circa $650bn in assets, including the investments of some of the largest funds and institutional investors in the world.