Thank you for attending the AVCJ India Forum 2013!

The 14th Annual AVCJ India Private Equity & Venture Forum brought together more than 215 of India's leading PE executives for two days of candid insight and thought-provoking discussion about how the market is evolving and what the industry must do to adapt and succeed.

Attendees came from 13 different countries and territories around the world and heard from more than 50 of the most experienced and successful PE investors in India, as well as from leading foreign LPs, government officials and corporate executives.

The conference featured in-depth market analysis with sessions covering topics including the growth of private debt funds, the changing nature of LP terms and fees, strategies for bringing foreign brands into India, the future of exits, and what it means to really add value to portfolio companies.

Highlights of the Forum included:

  • More than 150 leading companies in attendance, including institutional investors from the USA, Switzerland, U.A.E., Kuwait, Singapore, Australia and the UK
  • A gala awards dinner with a speech from esteemed cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle
  • A panel discussion on the emerging private debt market comprised of GPs leading its development
  • A keynote speech from Ananta Barua of SEBI on the history and future of alternative asset regulations in India
  • A debate on the merits of majority versus minority shareholding
  • A fireside chat about the changing nature of LP terms and fees

Please check this website in the future for details about next year's Forum. We hope to see you there!

 

Keynotes

Ashishkumar Chauhan

Managing Director and CEO, BOMBAY STOCK EXCHANGE


Regulatory Update

Ananta Barua

Executive Director, SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE BOARD OF INDIA (SEBI)


Gala Awards Dinner Speaker

Harsha Bhogle

Sports Presenter, Author and Corporate Speaker


Limited Partners

Markus Ableitinger

Managing Director & Co-head of Investment Management Asia, CAPITAL DYNAMICS

Arjun Bawa

Vice President - Private Funds Group, PINEBRIDGE INVESTMENTS

Pratima Divgi

Vice President, FLAG SQUADRON ASIA LIMITED

Nupur Garg

‎Senior Investment Officer , INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION

Praneet Garg

Director, ASIA ALTERNATIVES

Savio S. Gomes

Executive Director, AL HOMAIZI GROUP

Suresh Goyal

CEO and Managing Director, SBI MACQUARIE INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT

Brijesh Jeevarathnam

Managing Director, COMMONFUND CAPITAL

P Krishnamurthy

Advisor, PLOWDEN ASSET MANAGEMENT

Chris Loh

Partner, AXIOM ASIA PRIVATE CAPITAL

Sunil Mishra

Partner, ADAMS STREET PARTNERS

Hiro Mizuno

Partner, COLLER CAPITAL

Viswanathan Parameswar

Vice President, ADVEQ

Anand Prasanna

Director, MORGAN CREEK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT


Senior Industry Professionals

Rubi Arya

Director & Vice Chairman, MILESTONE CAPITAL ADVISORS LIMITED

Karthik Athreya

Director, CLEARWATER CAPITAL PARTNERS

Amit Banka

Managing Director, UNILAZER VENTURES

Mintoo Bhandari

Senior Partner, APOLLO GLOBAL MANAGEMENT, and Managing Partner, AION CAPITAL PARTNERS

Sidharth Bhasin

Partner, SHEARMAN & STERLING

Deepak Bhawnani

CEO and Managing Director, ALEA CONSULTING

Amitabh Chakraborty

Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, KITARA CAPITAL PRIVATE LTD.

Rahul Chandra

Managing Director and Co-Founder, HELION VENTURES PARTNERS

Sridhar Gorthi

Partner, TRILEGAL

Sanjay Gujral

Regional Managing Director, L CAPITAL ASIA (LVMH)

Vivek Gupta

Partner, BMR ADVISORS

Archana Hingorani

Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director, IL&FS INVESTMENT MANAGERS

Vikram Hosangady

Head - Transaction Services & Private Equity, KPMG INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED

Manish Kejriwal

Managing Partner, KEDAARA CAPITAL

Gulpreet Kohli

Managing Director, CHRYSCAPITAL INVESTMENT ADVISORS PVT LTD

B.V. Krishnan

Managing Director, KKR CAPITAL MARKETS INDIA PVT. LTD.

Sankar Krishnan

Managing Director & Head, ALVAREZ & MARSAL INDIA

Pravan Malhotra

Venture Capital, South Asia, INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION

Sunit Mehra

Managing Director, HUNT PARTNERS INDIA

Gautam Narayan

Principal, APAX PARTNERS INDIA ADVISERS PRIVATE LIMITED

Sandeep Naik

Managing Director and Head of India Office, GENERAL ATLANTIC

Harsh Pais

Partner, TRILEGAL

Darius Pandole

Partner, NEW SILK ROUTE

Jai S. Pathak

Partner, GIBSON DUNN

Mohit Ralhan

Managing Partner, INDUS BALAJI PRIVATE EQUITY

Rajiv Sharma

Vice President Development, South West Asia, INTERCONTINENTAL HOTELS GROUP (IHG)

Devinjit Singh

Managing Director, Asia Buyout Group, THE CARLYLE GROUP

Pavninder Singh

Managing Director, BAIN CAPITAL ADVISORS (INDIA) PVT LTD

M.K. Sinha

Managing Partner & CEO, IDFC ALTERNATIVES LIMITED

Padmanabh (Paddy) Sinha

Managing Partner, TATA OPPORTUNITIES FUND

Gopal Srinivasan

Chairman & Managing Director, TVS CAPITAL FUNDS LIMITED

Kartik Srivatsa

Founder and Managing Partner, ASPADA CAPITAL ADVISORS

Venkatesh Srinivasan

Managing Director, EVERSTONE CAPITAL


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Co-Sponsors
Cocktail Reception Host
Knowledge Partners
Showcase Partner
Communications Partner
Educational Partner
Supporting Organisations
Media Partners
Philanthropy Partner