24 Apr 2019

Everstone Group bolsters its US presence

  • Appoints Suneel Kaji as Managing Director in New York

Mumbai, April 24, 2019 – The Everstone Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Suneel Kaji as a Managing Director in New York. He will work on developing strategic relationships with large institutional investors, sponsors, corporates and service providers. This will enhance the firm’s private markets business in India and Southeast Asia through stronger investor connects, building an eco-system for cross-border expansions and exit options for portfolio companies.

Suneel Kaji joins Everstone from University of Texas Investment Management Company (“UTIMCO”), where he was a senior member of their private investments team. Kaji has over two decades of private markets experience in control and structured investing across the US and Asia.

“We continue to strengthen our team with leaders who have deep experience across asset classes and geographies. Suneel brings a wealth of international investing and banking experience and will add tremendous value to the group.” said Sameer Sain, CEO, The Everstone Group

“Everstone is a leading investor with deep operational ability to successfully build and grow diversified businesses. I am excited to join the team and contribute to Everstone’s growth and success.” said Suneel Kaji, Managing Director, Everstone Capital.

Prior to UTIMCO, Kaji had been a Founding Partner of Accordion Capital, the principal co-investment affiliate of Accordion Partners, a New York-based private equity consultancy. He previously worked with the private equity teams at DLJ in New York and Hong Kong and at Goldman Sachs in New York. Kaji started his career in investment banking at Salomon Brothers in M&A and Leveraged Finance. He received his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, and his Bachelor of Science in Economics, magna cum laude, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

About Everstone Group
Everstone is a premier investment group focused on India and South East Asia, with assets in excess of US$5 billion across private equity, real estate, green infrastructure and venture capital. Everstone has a significant resource base across its seven offices in Singapore, India (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore), London, New York and Mauritius, comprising best-of-breed investing, operations and strategic resources with significant experience and skills. For more information, visit www.everstonecapital.com