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)
International Finance Corporation
International Financial Services
JM Financial Investment Managers
JP Morgan Private Equity Group
Khaitan & Co
L&T Infrastructure Finance
LGT Capital Partners
Luthra & Luthra Law Offices Mumbai
Madison India Capital
Max Life Insurance
Milestone Capital Advisors
Mitsui & Co. Global Investment
MUFG Securities Asia
NewQuest Capital Partners
Northrop of Grumman
Norwest (NVP) India
Oman India Joint Investment Fund
Pavilion Alternatives Group
Qatar Investment Authority (QIA)
Samena Capital Investments
SBI LIfe Insurance Company
Sen Family Office
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
Shree Capital / Lexington Partners
Silicon Valley Bank
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
Tata Capital Growth Fund
Tata Opportunities Fund
The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ
The Carlyle Group
Zephyr Peacock India
... and many others!
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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.
Affirma Capital is the newly formed, independent emerging market private equity firm owned and operated by the long-standing senior leadership of Standard Chartered Private Equity. We manage over US$3.5 billion in assets for leading global limited partners and sovereign wealth funds.
Affirma Capital helps build and nurture national and regional champions by investing in companies backed by strong management teams and founders. Throughout the management teams 17 year history of investing in emerging markets, we have deployed over US$5.5 billion in 90+ companies across Asia, Africa and the Middle East and have returned over US$5 billion in cash proceeds to our investors at highly attractive rates of return. Our senior leadership spent over 10 years working together at Standard Chartered Private Equity prior to founding Affirma Capital.
Our investment philosophy, focused on selective origination, disciplined deal structuring and intensive portfolio management, has helped us build a superior track record with realized returns at a significant premium to the MSCI Emerging markets index.
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.
Apex Group Ltd., established in Bermuda in 2003, is a global financial services provider. With over 40 offices worldwide and 3,000+ employees, Apex delivers a broad range of solutions to asset managers, allocators and financial institutions. The Group has continually improved and evolved its service suite to offer the broadest range of solutions in the industry, covering three key pillars: fund solutions, financial solutions and corporate solutions. Apex administers over $650 billion in assets globally.