The Everstone Group has a team of over 250 dedicated and experienced professionals based in offices across India, Singapore, London, New York and Mauritius. Our team members hail from a variety of backgrounds, with diverse experience in multinational corporations, renowned global consultancies and leading investment firms.

Founders & Partners

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Sameer Sain

Sameer Sain

Singapore
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Sameer Sain

Sameer Sain

Singapore
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Sameer Sain
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Sameer Sain co-founded the Everstone Group in 2006 and currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Everstone Capital Asia, based out of Singapore. He is actively involved in managing the firm and overseeing the business in each location, dividing his time between all the Everstone offices across multiple regions. Before the foundation of Everstone, Sameer spent 11 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director in the Investment Management Division and held the position of Head of Institutional Wealth Management and the Special Investments Group (International). Prior to his appointment as Managing Director, he spent eight years managing public market portfolios for Goldman Sachs clients, investing globally across multiple asset classes. Sameer holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai, a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts and a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University.

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Atul Kapur

Atul Kapur

Singapore
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Atul Kapur

Atul Kapur

Singapore
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Atul Kapur
Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Atul Kapur co-founded the Everstone Group and currently serves as the Chief Investment Officer. Based in Singapore, he divides his time between all the Everstone offices to successfully oversee investments in each location. Before the foundation of Everstone in 2006, Atul spent 12 years at Goldman Sachs where he was a Managing Director in the Principal Strategies Group, based out of London. Prior to this, Atul worked in the Principal Investment Area group of Goldman Sachs in both Asia and Europe, deploying the Goldman Sachs Capital Partners family of funds. Atul holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Delhi and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Dhanpal Jhaveri

Dhanpal Jhaveri

Dhanpal Jhaveri

Mumbai
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Dhanpal Jhaveri

Dhanpal Jhaveri

Mumbai
Dhanpal Jhaveri
Dhanpal Jhaveri
Managing Partner,
Private Equity and
CEO, EverSource Capital
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dhanpal Jhaveri joined Everstone in 2008. As Managing Partner in Mumbai, he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the firm’s private equity business in India, with a focus on deal origination, exit strategies and financial services. Dhanpal has over 24 years’ experience in corporate finance and strategy. His previous roles include Director of Corporate Strategy at Vedanta Resources, Head of Investment Banking at ICICI Securities and Partner at KPMG, one of the Big Four auditors. Dhanpal has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Administration from Babson College.

Rajesh Jaggi

Rajesh Jaggi

Rajesh Jaggi

Mumbai
Rajesh Jaggi

Rajesh Jaggi

Rajesh Jaggi

Mumbai
Rajesh Jaggi
Rajesh Jaggi
Managing Partner,
Real Estate
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rajesh Jaggi joined Everstone in 2012 and is responsible for all real estate investments and operations in the Indian office. Prior to joining Everstone, Rajesh was the Managing Director of a USD 400-million market capitalisation listed real estate company, where he led the successful commissioning of projects that totalled 28 million square feet of real estate across residential, commercial and retail space. Rajesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Management and Finance from F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business, Babson College in Boston.

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Sameer Sain
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Sameer Sain co-founded the Everstone Group in 2006 and currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer for Everstone Capital Asia, based out of Singapore. He is actively involved in managing the firm and overseeing the business in each location, dividing his time between all the Everstone offices across multiple regions. Before the foundation of Everstone, Sameer spent 11 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director in the Investment Management Division and held the position of Head of Institutional Wealth Management and the Special Investments Group (International). Prior to his appointment as Managing Director, he spent eight years managing public market portfolios for Goldman Sachs clients, investing globally across multiple asset classes. Sameer holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai, a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts and a Master of Business Administration from Cornell University.

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Atul Kapur
Co-Founder and Chief Investment Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Atul Kapur co-founded the Everstone Group and currently serves as the Chief Investment Officer. Based in Singapore, he divides his time between all the Everstone offices to successfully oversee investments in each location. Before the foundation of Everstone in 2006, Atul spent 12 years at Goldman Sachs where he was a Managing Director in the Principal Strategies Group, based out of London. Prior to this, Atul worked in the Principal Investment Area group of Goldman Sachs in both Asia and Europe, deploying the Goldman Sachs Capital Partners family of funds. Atul holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Delhi and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Dhanpal Jhaveri
Dhanpal Jhaveri
Managing Partner,
Private Equity and
CEO, EverSource Capital
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dhanpal Jhaveri joined Everstone in 2008. As Managing Partner in Mumbai, he is responsible for the day-to-day management of the firm’s private equity business in India, with a focus on deal origination, exit strategies and financial services. Dhanpal has over 24 years’ experience in corporate finance and strategy. His previous roles include Director of Corporate Strategy at Vedanta Resources, Head of Investment Banking at ICICI Securities and Partner at KPMG, one of the Big Four auditors. Dhanpal has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Administration from Babson College.

Rajesh Jaggi
Rajesh Jaggi
Managing Partner,
Real Estate
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rajesh Jaggi joined Everstone in 2012 and is responsible for all real estate investments and operations in the Indian office. Prior to joining Everstone, Rajesh was the Managing Director of a USD 400-million market capitalisation listed real estate company, where he led the successful commissioning of projects that totalled 28 million square feet of real estate across residential, commercial and retail space. Rajesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Management and Finance from F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business, Babson College in Boston.

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PM Devaiah

PM Devaiah

Bangalore
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PM Devaiah

PM Devaiah

Bangalore
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PM Devaiah
Partner and Group General Counsel
Everstone Capital Advisors
Bangalore

PM Devaiah joined Everstone in 2007 as General Counsel. He leads Everstone’s legal and compliance team in their advisory work across investments, diligence, risk and day-to-day operations. Devaiah has over 25 years of experience across a variety of industries, including telecommunications, power, IT services, FMCG, manufacturing, private equity, real estate and multimodal transport. He previously worked for multinational and leading businesses including Tata Projects, Hindustan Unilever, Carlyle Group, ICICI Venture and BPL, an IT and telecommunications company in India. Devaiah holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws from the University of Mysore.

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PM Devaiah
Partner and Group General Counsel
Everstone Capital Advisors
Bangalore

PM Devaiah joined Everstone in 2007 as General Counsel. He leads Everstone’s legal and compliance team in their advisory work across investments, diligence, risk and day-to-day operations. Devaiah has over 25 years of experience across a variety of industries, including telecommunications, power, IT services, FMCG, manufacturing, private equity, real estate and multimodal transport. He previously worked for multinational and leading businesses including Tata Projects, Hindustan Unilever, Carlyle Group, ICICI Venture and BPL, an IT and telecommunications company in India. Devaiah holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Laws and Master of Laws from the University of Mysore.

Everstone Corporate Resources

Sanjoy Chatterjee

Sanjoy Chatterjee

Sanjoy Chatterjee

New York
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Sanjoy Chatterjee

Sanjoy Chatterjee

New York
Sanjoy Chatterjee
Sanjoy Chatterjee
Global Head of Business Development and President of Americas
Everstone Capital Asia
New York

Sanjoy Chatterjee joined Everstone in 2006 as the Chief Operating Officer and currently manages and oversees all of Everstone Business Development, Investor Relations and Fund Management operations.  Sanjoy also sits on the Board of Directors of the private equity and real estate funds managed by the subsidiaries of Everstone.   Prior to joining Everstone, Sanjoy worked in the United States as an independent consultant, leading business development efforts for CellNet Data Systems. He also spent four years as an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company – gaining significant experience in the consumer, energy, and entertainment sectors.  Sanjoy holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, and a Master of Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.

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Ashutosh Lavakare

Ashutosh Lavakare

Mumbai
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Ashutosh Lavakare

Ashutosh Lavakare

Mumbai
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Ashutosh Lavakare
Chief Financial Officer
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Ashutosh Lavakare joined Everstone as the Chief Financial Officer in 2006. Ashutosh has 22 years of investment industry experience in both India and the UK. He has worked with leading companies across corporate finance, audit, management consulting, and investment banking industries, including Travelex India, Arthur Andersen and KPMG. Ashutosh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

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Sanjay Gujral

Sanjay Gujral

Singapore
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Sanjay Gujral

Sanjay Gujral

Singapore
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Sanjay Gujral
Chief Operating Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Sanjay Gujral re-joined the Everstone Group as Chief Operating Officer in 2018, after spending 7 years at L Catterton, where he was Regional Managing Director and part of the leadership team and investment committee for their Asian private equity business. Prior to that, he started his investing career at Everstone Capital in 2006 and was an Executive Director in the private equity team. Before moving to the buy-side, he spent 11 years in corporate finance advisory at Arthur Andersen, Ernst & Young and Ambit Corporate Finance. Sanjay is an alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University, and completed his MBA from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.

Venkatesh Srinivasan

Venkatesh Srinivasan

Venkatesh Srinivasan

Mumbai
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Venkatesh Srinivasan

Venkatesh Srinivasan

Mumbai
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Venkatesh Srinivasan
Chief Operating Officer,
Private Equity
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Venkatesh Srinivasan joined Everstone in 2012 and is the Chief Operating Officer and also focuses on private equity investments within financials services.  Prior to this position, Venkatesh was responsible for advising on operations of portfolio companies with a focus on financial services.  Before joining Everstone, Venkatesh had over 14 years of experience in consulting, operations and entrepreneurship. Venkatesh was previously an entrepreneur and also worked with Future Capital Holdings, McKinsey & Company, and Procter & Gamble. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the University of Mumbai and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad.

Sanjoy Chatterjee
Sanjoy Chatterjee
Global Head of Business Development and President of Americas
Everstone Capital Asia
New York

Sanjoy Chatterjee joined Everstone in 2006 as the Chief Operating Officer and currently manages and oversees all of Everstone Business Development, Investor Relations and Fund Management operations.  Sanjoy also sits on the Board of Directors of the private equity and real estate funds managed by the subsidiaries of Everstone.   Prior to joining Everstone, Sanjoy worked in the United States as an independent consultant, leading business development efforts for CellNet Data Systems. He also spent four years as an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company – gaining significant experience in the consumer, energy, and entertainment sectors.  Sanjoy holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, and a Master of Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.

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Ashutosh Lavakare
Chief Financial Officer
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Ashutosh Lavakare joined Everstone as the Chief Financial Officer in 2006. Ashutosh has 22 years of investment industry experience in both India and the UK. He has worked with leading companies across corporate finance, audit, management consulting, and investment banking industries, including Travelex India, Arthur Andersen and KPMG. Ashutosh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

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Sanjay Gujral
Chief Operating Officer
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Sanjay Gujral re-joined the Everstone Group as Chief Operating Officer in 2018, after spending 7 years at L Catterton, where he was Regional Managing Director and part of the leadership team and investment committee for their Asian private equity business. Prior to that, he started his investing career at Everstone Capital in 2006 and was an Executive Director in the private equity team. Before moving to the buy-side, he spent 11 years in corporate finance advisory at Arthur Andersen, Ernst & Young and Ambit Corporate Finance. Sanjay is an alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi University, and completed his MBA from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore.

Venkatesh Srinivasan
Venkatesh Srinivasan
Chief Operating Officer,
Private Equity
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Venkatesh Srinivasan joined Everstone in 2012 and is the Chief Operating Officer and also focuses on private equity investments within financials services.  Prior to this position, Venkatesh was responsible for advising on operations of portfolio companies with a focus on financial services.  Before joining Everstone, Venkatesh had over 14 years of experience in consulting, operations and entrepreneurship. Venkatesh was previously an entrepreneur and also worked with Future Capital Holdings, McKinsey & Company, and Procter & Gamble. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the University of Mumbai and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad.

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Taylor Lawrence

Taylor Lawrence

New York
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Taylor Lawrence

Taylor Lawrence

New York
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Taylor Lawrence
Managing Director,
Business Development
Everstone Capital LLC
New York

Taylor joined Everstone as a Managing Director in Business Development in 2018 and has over 16 years of experience. Most recently, Taylor was the Head of Marketing and Investor Relations at Wellspring Capital, a mid-market private equity firm based in New York.  Previously, she was a member of Park Hill’s private equity project management team and prior to that, she worked in investment banking at Citigroup within the Financial Institutions Group in New York. Taylor received a Bachelor of Science in Commerce from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.

Bhavna Thakur

Bhavna Thakur

Bhavna Thakur

Mumbai
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Bhavna Thakur

Bhavna Thakur

Mumbai
Bhavna Thakur
Bhavna Thakur
Managing Director,
Capital Markets
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Bhavna Thakur joined Everstone as the Head of Capital Markets in 2015. She has over 20 years of corporate finance, investment banking, M&A and capital markets experience and has worked with banks, financial services providers and legal firms worldwide. These include investment banking at Citigroup Global Markets and Morgan Stanley in Mumbai and Hong Kong respectively and capital markets and M&A law at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York and London and Paul Weiss in New York. Bhavna holds a Bachelor of Laws from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore and a Master of Laws from Columbia University, New York.

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Francoise Chung

Francoise Chung

Mauritius
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Francoise Chung

Francoise Chung

Mauritius
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Francoise Chung
Executive Director,
Fund Administration
Everstone Capital
Mauritius

Francoise Chung joined Everstone as the Head of Fund Administration in 2007. She has over 15 years’ experience working in Mauritius, with eight years spent in the Licensing Directorate at the Financial Services Commission (FSC), a regulatory government body for non-banking financial providers. Francoise holds a Master of Science in Accounting and Finance from the University of Birmingham in the UK.

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Navneet Maheshwari

Navneet Maheshwari

Singapore
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Navneet Maheshwari

Navneet Maheshwari

Singapore
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Taylor Lawrence
Managing Director,
Business Development
Everstone Capital LLC
New York

Taylor joined Everstone as a Managing Director in Business Development in 2018 and has over 16 years of experience. Most recently, Taylor was the Head of Marketing and Investor Relations at Wellspring Capital, a mid-market private equity firm based in New York.  Previously, she was a member of Park Hill’s private equity project management team and prior to that, she worked in investment banking at Citigroup within the Financial Institutions Group in New York. Taylor received a Bachelor of Science in Commerce from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.

Bhavna Thakur
Bhavna Thakur
Managing Director,
Capital Markets
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Bhavna Thakur joined Everstone as the Head of Capital Markets in 2015. She has over 20 years of corporate finance, investment banking, M&A and capital markets experience and has worked with banks, financial services providers and legal firms worldwide. These include investment banking at Citigroup Global Markets and Morgan Stanley in Mumbai and Hong Kong respectively and capital markets and M&A law at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York and London and Paul Weiss in New York. Bhavna holds a Bachelor of Laws from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore and a Master of Laws from Columbia University, New York.

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Francoise Chung
Executive Director,
Fund Administration
Everstone Capital
Mauritius

Francoise Chung joined Everstone as the Head of Fund Administration in 2007. She has over 15 years’ experience working in Mauritius, with eight years spent in the Licensing Directorate at the Financial Services Commission (FSC), a regulatory government body for non-banking financial providers. Francoise holds a Master of Science in Accounting and Finance from the University of Birmingham in the UK.

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Raghavendra Hegde

Raghavendra Hegde

Bengaluru
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Raghavendra Hegde

Raghavendra Hegde

Bengaluru
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Raghavendra Hegde
Executive Director,
Legal
Everstone Capital Advisors
Bengaluru

Raghavendra Hegde joined Everstone in 2008. He is an experienced lawyer skilled in negotiation, risk management, litigation, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital. Raghavendra has over 19 years’ experience in legal, corporate secretarial and compliance. Previously he has worked with leading organizations such as JP Morgan Chase, Deutsche Software, HCL Technologies, Sasken Communication and Mphasis. Raghavendra holds a Bachelor of Law from Bangalore University and is a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).

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Shelly Smith

Shelly Smith

Singapore
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Shelly Smith

Shelly Smith

Singapore
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Shelly Smith
Executive Director,
Investor Relations
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Shelly Smith joined Everstone in 2006 and is the Head of Investor Relations for the Everstone Group.  Prior to joining Everstone, Shelly gained over six years of experience in financial services working across the Equities, Investment Management Division and Special Investments Group at Goldman Sachs in London.  In her last role with the Special Investments Group, Shelly was responsible for raising capital for GS propriety funds from institutional and high net worth individuals across Asia and Europe.  Shelly also coordinated the alternative investment road shows, seminars and other client workshops across Europe.

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Duncan D’Penha

Duncan D’Penha

Singapore
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Duncan D’Penha

Duncan D’Penha

Singapore
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Duncan D’Penha
Head of Human Resources
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Duncan D’Penha joined Everstone in 2019 as Head of Human Resources, bringing to bear diverse pan-Asian Human Resources management experiences amassed over a career spanning 26 years across Singapore and India. In his last role, Duncan spent 11 years at Standard Chartered in various senior HR roles covering multiple geographies and businesses. Prior to that, Duncan has also worked with Avanade Asia, GMP Recruitment (servicing Hewlett Packard) and Trikaya Grey Advertising. He holds a Bachelors degree in Sociology and Psychology from the University of Mumbai.

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Charu Gulati

Charu Gulati

Mumbai
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Charu Gulati

Charu Gulati

Mumbai
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Charu Gulati
Senior Vice President,
Human Capital Management
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Charu Gulati joined Everstone Group as Head of Human Capital Management in August 2017. She has over 18 years of work experience in the field of Human Capital Management with renowned organizations such as IDFC Bank, Genpact and Keane World Zen. Charu holds a post graduate certificate in Human Resources from the Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur.

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Raghavendra Hegde
Executive Director,
Legal
Everstone Capital Advisors
Bengaluru

Raghavendra Hegde joined Everstone in 2008. He is an experienced lawyer skilled in negotiation, risk management, litigation, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital. Raghavendra has over 19 years’ experience in legal, corporate secretarial and compliance. Previously he has worked with leading organizations such as JP Morgan Chase, Deutsche Software, HCL Technologies, Sasken Communication and Mphasis. Raghavendra holds a Bachelor of Law from Bangalore University and is a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).

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Shelly Smith
Executive Director,
Investor Relations
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Shelly Smith joined Everstone in 2006 and is the Head of Investor Relations for the Everstone Group.  Prior to joining Everstone, Shelly gained over six years of experience in financial services working across the Equities, Investment Management Division and Special Investments Group at Goldman Sachs in London.  In her last role with the Special Investments Group, Shelly was responsible for raising capital for GS propriety funds from institutional and high net worth individuals across Asia and Europe.  Shelly also coordinated the alternative investment road shows, seminars and other client workshops across Europe.

Duncan D-Penha
Duncan D’Penha
Head of Human Resources
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Duncan D’Penha joined Everstone in 2019 as Head of Human Resources, bringing to bear diverse pan-Asian Human Resources management experiences amassed over a career spanning 26 years across Singapore and India. In his last role, Duncan spent 11 years at Standard Chartered in various senior HR roles covering multiple geographies and businesses. Prior to that, Duncan has also worked with Avanade Asia, GMP Recruitment (servicing Hewlett Packard) and Trikaya Grey Advertising. He holds a Bachelors degree in Sociology and Psychology from the University of Mumbai.

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Charu Gulati
Senior Vice President,
Human Capital Management
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Charu Gulati joined Everstone Group as Head of Human Capital Management in August 2017. She has over 18 years of work experience in the field of Human Capital Management with renowned organizations such as IDFC Bank, Genpact and Keane World Zen. Charu holds a post graduate certificate in Human Resources from the Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur.

Senior Directors

Suresh Vaswani_Senior Director & Operating Partner_The Everstone Group

Suresh Vaswani

Suresh Vaswani

Dallas
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Suresh Vaswani

Suresh Vaswani

Dallas
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Suresh Vaswani
Senior Director & Operating Partner
Dallas

Suresh has partnered with The Everstone Group to co-invest in the information technology sector and provide strategic and operational expertise in current and prospective investee companies worldwide. He is a Senior Director at the Everstone Group and also on the board of group companies. Suresh has over three decades of leadership experience across global IT/technology majors which includes Dell, IBM and Wipro. Suresh is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur with an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

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L. Brooks Entwistle

L. Brooks Entwistle

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L. Brooks Entwistle

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L. Brooks Entwistle
Senior Director

Brooks Entwistle serves as a Senior Director and sits on the board of a number of Everstone portfolio companies.  Brooks also focuses on large deal origination and cross border transactions for the firm.  Prior to joining Everstone in 2014, Brooks was a Partner at Goldman Sachs where he spent 22 years in a variety of roles, including Chairman of the firm’s operations in Southeast Asia, and Chief Executive of Goldman Sachs Singapore. He also established the firm’s India business in 2006. Brooks supports a number of non-profit organisations including The Aspen Institute, The Asia Foundation, and EmancipAction, which works with youth and children. He is also a member of The Council on Foreign Relations and The Explorers Club which is dedicated to the advancement of field research in land, air, and sea.   Brooks holds an AB from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from Harvard University.

Ajay-Kaul

Ajay Kaul

Ajay Kaul

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Ajay Kaul

Ajay Kaul

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Ajay Kaul
Senior Director

Ajay Kaul joined Everstone Group in August, 2017, as a Senior Director to support growth in the quick service restaurant (QSR) business of its food platform, F&B Asia. Ajay is a food and beverage (F&B) industry veteran and the former chief executive officer of Jubilant FoodWorks Ltd (the parent company of Domino’s Pizza India and Dunkin’ Donuts India). He has spent more than a decade in the F&B industry, during which he took Domino’s in India to become the largest market for Domino’s outside of the US. Ajay’s overall work experience spans almost 28 years, including at American Express and TNT India and Indonesia where he had business leadership  roles. Kaul is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi(IIT D) and XLRI Jamshedpur.

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura

Kuldip Kaura
Kuldip Kaura
Senior Director

Kuldip serves as a Senior Director at Everstone, advising on Everstone’s portfolio companies. In total, he has over four decades of experience in the areas of engineering and mining. Before joining Everstone, Kuldip served as CEO at Vedanta Resources, one of the world’s largest natural resources companies, where he was actively involved in its listing on the London Stock Exchange. He has also served as Managing Director and Country Manager for ABB India, a pioneer in power and automation technologies. Kuldip graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Science and has participated in Executive Education programmes at both London Business School and the Swedish Institute of Management.

Suresh Vaswani_Senior Director & Operating Partner_The Everstone Group
Suresh Vaswani
Senior Director & Operating Partner
Dallas

Suresh has partnered with The Everstone Group to co-invest in the information technology sector and provide strategic and operational expertise in current and prospective investee companies worldwide. He is a Senior Director at the Everstone Group and also on the board of group companies. Suresh has over three decades of leadership experience across global IT/technology majors which includes Dell, IBM and Wipro. Suresh is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur with an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

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L. Brooks Entwistle
Senior Director

Brooks Entwistle serves as a Senior Director and sits on the board of a number of Everstone portfolio companies.  Brooks also focuses on large deal origination and cross border transactions for the firm.  Prior to joining Everstone in 2014, Brooks was a Partner at Goldman Sachs where he spent 22 years in a variety of roles, including Chairman of the firm’s operations in Southeast Asia, and Chief Executive of Goldman Sachs Singapore. He also established the firm’s India business in 2006. Brooks supports a number of non-profit organisations including The Aspen Institute, The Asia Foundation, and EmancipAction, which works with youth and children. He is also a member of The Council on Foreign Relations and The Explorers Club which is dedicated to the advancement of field research in land, air, and sea.   Brooks holds an AB from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from Harvard University.

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Ajay Kaul
Senior Director

Ajay Kaul joined Everstone Group in August, 2017, as a Senior Director to support growth in the quick service restaurant (QSR) business of its food platform, F&B Asia. Ajay is a food and beverage (F&B) industry veteran and the former chief executive officer of Jubilant FoodWorks Ltd (the parent company of Domino’s Pizza India and Dunkin’ Donuts India). He has spent more than a decade in the F&B industry, during which he took Domino’s in India to become the largest market for Domino’s outside of the US. Ajay’s overall work experience spans almost 28 years, including at American Express and TNT India and Indonesia where he had business leadership  roles. Kaul is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi(IIT D) and XLRI Jamshedpur.

Kuldip Kaura
Kuldip Kaura
Senior Director

Kuldip serves as a Senior Director at Everstone, advising on Everstone’s portfolio companies. In total, he has over four decades of experience in the areas of engineering and mining. Before joining Everstone, Kuldip served as CEO at Vedanta Resources, one of the world’s largest natural resources companies, where he was actively involved in its listing on the London Stock Exchange. He has also served as Managing Director and Country Manager for ABB India, a pioneer in power and automation technologies. Kuldip graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Science and has participated in Executive Education programmes at both London Business School and the Swedish Institute of Management.

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar

Jeya Kumar
Jeya Kumar
Senior Director

Jeya currently serves as the Executive Chairman for Excelity Global, a human resources provider and one of Everstone’s portfolio companies. With over 30 years’ experience in IT spanning several geographies, Jeya has worked with multiple pioneering technology companies and IT services firms. He has served as CEO at IPSoft Asia Pacific; Patni Computer Systems and Mphasis, a BSE-listed company; and has also held management and executive positions with global firms such as Apple Inc. and the National Semiconductor Corporation. Jeya holds a Bachelor of Business from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia, a Master of Business from Curtin University, Australia and professional diplomas in Computer Science, Management Studies and Marketing Management.

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Dr P.S. Pasricha

Dr P.S. Pasricha

Dr P S Pasricha

Dr P.S. Pasricha

Dr P.S. Pasricha

Dr P S Pasricha
Dr P.S. Pasricha
Senior Director

Dr Pasricha is a leading advisor to numerous corporate and non-corporate entities in India, with nearly four decades of experience in the areas of security management and systems, traffic and transportation management and urban development planning. Dr Pasricha enjoyed a distinguished career as Director General in the Maharashtra Police Department, retiring after 38 years of service. Within this role, he associated with numerous international and national level government bodies and other prestigious institutions, including the World Bank, London School of Economics, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Ministry of Urban Affairs and Indian Roads Congress, to devise strategies, policies and institutional frameworks for the smooth running of affairs. Dr Pasricha holds a Doctorate in Management and specialises in strategic planning, organisation development, governance, business and leadership development.

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Jaspal Singh Sabharwal

Jaspal Singh Sabharwal

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Jaspal Singh Sabharwal

Jaspal Singh Sabharwal

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Jaspal Singh Sabharwal
Senior Director

Jaspal Singh Sabharwal joined Everstone in 2006. As Senior Director, he advises on the operations of various portfolio company operations, with a focus on skills development and the F&B space. Before joining Everstone, Jaspal worked for Coca-Cola for 10 years, managing the franchise business across India, the Maldives and Bhutan. He also has three years’ experience working with the Investment Company Institute. Jaspal holds a Master of Management from McGill University and a Diploma in Practicing Management from INSEAD, France.

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Pankaj Thapar

Pankaj Thapar

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Pankaj Thapar

Pankaj Thapar

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Pankaj Thapar
Senior Director

Pankaj is a Senior Director at Everstone and has been seconded to IndoStar as its Chief Financial Officer. Pankaj has over 33 years’ experience in corporate finance, M&A and capital markets, and has worked with leading companies from around the globe, including Dentsu, Coca-Cola, ANZ Bank, Citibank and ICICI. Pankaj holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Delhi.

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Jeya Kumar
Senior Director

Jeya currently serves as the Executive Chairman for Excelity Global, a human resources provider and one of Everstone’s portfolio companies. With over 30 years’ experience in IT spanning several geographies, Jeya has worked with multiple pioneering technology companies and IT services firms. He has served as CEO at IPSoft Asia Pacific; Patni Computer Systems and Mphasis, a BSE-listed company; and has also held management and executive positions with global firms such as Apple Inc. and the National Semiconductor Corporation. Jeya holds a Bachelor of Business from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia, a Master of Business from Curtin University, Australia and professional diplomas in Computer Science, Management Studies and Marketing Management.

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Dr P.S. Pasricha
Senior Director

Dr Pasricha is a leading advisor to numerous corporate and non-corporate entities in India, with nearly four decades of experience in the areas of security management and systems, traffic and transportation management and urban development planning. Dr Pasricha enjoyed a distinguished career as Director General in the Maharashtra Police Department, retiring after 38 years of service. Within this role, he associated with numerous international and national level government bodies and other prestigious institutions, including the World Bank, London School of Economics, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Ministry of Urban Affairs and Indian Roads Congress, to devise strategies, policies and institutional frameworks for the smooth running of affairs. Dr Pasricha holds a Doctorate in Management and specialises in strategic planning, organisation development, governance, business and leadership development.

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Jaspal Singh Sabharwal
Senior Director

Jaspal Singh Sabharwal joined Everstone in 2006. As Senior Director, he advises on the operations of various portfolio company operations, with a focus on skills development and the F&B space. Before joining Everstone, Jaspal worked for Coca-Cola for 10 years, managing the franchise business across India, the Maldives and Bhutan. He also has three years’ experience working with the Investment Company Institute. Jaspal holds a Master of Management from McGill University and a Diploma in Practicing Management from INSEAD, France.

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Pankaj Thapar
Senior Director

Pankaj is a Senior Director at Everstone and has been seconded to IndoStar as its Chief Financial Officer. Pankaj has over 33 years’ experience in corporate finance, M&A and capital markets, and has worked with leading companies from around the globe, including Dentsu, Coca-Cola, ANZ Bank, Citibank and ICICI. Pankaj holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Delhi.

Senior Private Equity Team

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Suneel Kaji

Suneel Kaji

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Suneel Kaji

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Suneel Kaji
Managing Director
Everstone Capital LLC
New York

Suneel joined Everstone Group in April 2019 as a Managing Director in New York. He has over two decades of private markets experience in control and structured investing across the US and Asia. Recently, Suneel was with University of Texas Investment Management Company (“UTIMCO”), where he was a senior member of their private investments team. Prior to UTIMCO, he 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. Kaji 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.

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Roshini Bakshi

Roshini Bakshi

Singapore
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Roshini Bakshi

Roshini Bakshi

Singapore
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Roshini Bakshi
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Roshini Bakshi joined Everstone in 2015. She is responsible for evaluating new opportunities, thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Before joining Everstone, Roshini was the Managing Director and Vice President for consumer goods and retail at the Walt Disney Company South Asia. Roshini has also worked with Unilever, American Express, Prudential, Mattel and Polaris in sales and marketing roles across India and the UK. She currently serves as an independent director on the boards of Persistent Systems Ltd and JM Financial Services Ltd in India. Roshini holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from St Stephen’s College, Delhi, with a Master of Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.

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Amit Manocha

Amit Manocha

Singapore
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Amit Manocha

Amit Manocha

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Amit Manocha
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Amit Manocha joined Everstone in 2006 and is responsible for leading deal teams within South East Asia. Amit heads The Investment Office (TIO), which is responsible for monitoring all investments and exit processes within Everstone’s private equity group. Amit has more than 18 years of experience in private equity, corporate finance and financial management sectors, which saw him in roles with Coca-Cola, GE Capital, and HCL Technologies. Amit holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Delhi and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.

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Avnish Mehra

Avnish Mehra

Singapore
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Avnish Mehra

Avnish Mehra

Singapore
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Avnish Mehra
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Singapore

Avnish Mehra joined Everstone in 2016 and is responsible for leading deal teams in the health-care and media sectors as well as special situations. Avnish has over 18 years’ experience in global investment firms based in Asia and Europe, and has worked with ABN Amro and Virgin Media. Most recently, he was a member of the team that established the India business for Advent International. Avnish holds a Bachelor of Economics from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, with a Master of Economics from Cambridge University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder from the CFA Institute in the USA.

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Suneel Kaji
Managing Director
Everstone Capital LLC
New York

Suneel joined Everstone Group in April 2019 as a Managing Director in New York. He has over two decades of private markets experience in control and structured investing across the US and Asia. Recently, Suneel was with University of Texas Investment Management Company (“UTIMCO”), where he was a senior member of their private investments team. Prior to UTIMCO, he 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. Kaji 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.

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Roshini Bakshi
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Roshini Bakshi joined Everstone in 2015. She is responsible for evaluating new opportunities, thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Before joining Everstone, Roshini was the Managing Director and Vice President for consumer goods and retail at the Walt Disney Company South Asia. Roshini has also worked with Unilever, American Express, Prudential, Mattel and Polaris in sales and marketing roles across India and the UK. She currently serves as an independent director on the boards of Persistent Systems Ltd and JM Financial Services Ltd in India. Roshini holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from St Stephen’s College, Delhi, with a Master of Business Administration from the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad.

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Amit Manocha
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia
Singapore

Amit Manocha joined Everstone in 2006 and is responsible for leading deal teams within South East Asia. Amit heads The Investment Office (TIO), which is responsible for monitoring all investments and exit processes within Everstone’s private equity group. Amit has more than 18 years of experience in private equity, corporate finance and financial management sectors, which saw him in roles with Coca-Cola, GE Capital, and HCL Technologies. Amit holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Delhi and is an alumnus of Harvard Business School. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.

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Avnish Mehra
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Singapore

Avnish Mehra joined Everstone in 2016 and is responsible for leading deal teams in the health-care and media sectors as well as special situations. Avnish has over 18 years’ experience in global investment firms based in Asia and Europe, and has worked with ABN Amro and Virgin Media. Most recently, he was a member of the team that established the India business for Advent International. Avnish holds a Bachelor of Economics from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, with a Master of Economics from Cambridge University. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder from the CFA Institute in the USA.

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Rajesh Mehta

Rajesh Mehta

Mumbai
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Rajesh Mehta

Rajesh Mehta

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Rajesh Mehta
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rajesh Mehta joined Everstone in 2016 and is responsible for leading deal teams in the technology, business services, industrial and logistics sectors, as well as special situations. Rajesh has over 20 years’ experience working with renowned global and Indian companies, including HSBC, KPMG and Tata Sons. Most recently, he enjoyed a prominent role at the Ashmore Group, where he managed and advised the group’s India portfolio for private equity and corporate debt. Rajesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and has completed an advanced programme in management at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. He is also a certified Chartered Accountant.

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Vishal Sharma

Vishal Sharma

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Vishal Sharma

Vishal Sharma

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Vishal Sharma
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Delhi

Vishal Sharma joined Everstone in 2014. He is responsible for evaluating new opportunities, thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Vishal has over 13 years of consulting and operations experience, having previously worked with the Boston Consulting Group, Sapient Corporation and Aztec Software. Vishal holds a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and a Master of Business Administration from the Indian School of Business.

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Puncham Mukim

Puncham Mukim

Mumbai
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Puncham Mukim

Puncham Mukim

Mumbai
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Puncham Mukim
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Puncham Mukim joined Everstone in 2011 and works within the investments team, specialising in health-care and consumer sectors. He has over 12 years of investing experience, including four years at Warburg Pincus and J.P. Morgan in India. Puncham holds a Bachelor of Management Studies from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Administration from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management.

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Arjun Oberoi

Arjun Oberoi

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Arjun Oberoi

Arjun Oberoi

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Arjun Oberoi
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia Pte Ltd
Singapore

Arjun Oberoi joined Everstone as Managing Director in 2018 and has been leading Everstone’s healthcare platform Everlife as Vice Chairman since 2017. He is an experienced investor with proven track record of investing in the healthcare sector globally and has more than 15 years of leadership experience with major healthcare MNCs such as Stryker, Sanofi and Pfizer. Arjun was the global head of healthcare for Actis, founded Cure Capital in 2017 and began his corporate career as a consultant with McKinsey. He is a board certified physician in the UK, holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and a Medical Degree in Medicine from the University of Edinburgh.

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Rajesh Mehta
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rajesh Mehta joined Everstone in 2016 and is responsible for leading deal teams in the technology, business services, industrial and logistics sectors, as well as special situations. Rajesh has over 20 years’ experience working with renowned global and Indian companies, including HSBC, KPMG and Tata Sons. Most recently, he enjoyed a prominent role at the Ashmore Group, where he managed and advised the group’s India portfolio for private equity and corporate debt. Rajesh holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and has completed an advanced programme in management at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. He is also a certified Chartered Accountant.

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Vishal Sharma
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Delhi

Vishal Sharma joined Everstone in 2014. He is responsible for evaluating new opportunities, thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Vishal has over 13 years of consulting and operations experience, having previously worked with the Boston Consulting Group, Sapient Corporation and Aztec Software. Vishal holds a Bachelor of Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and a Master of Business Administration from the Indian School of Business.

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Puncham Mukim
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Puncham Mukim joined Everstone in 2011 and works within the investments team, specialising in health-care and consumer sectors. He has over 12 years of investing experience, including four years at Warburg Pincus and J.P. Morgan in India. Puncham holds a Bachelor of Management Studies from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Business Administration from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management.

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Arjun Oberoi
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Asia Pte Ltd
Singapore

Arjun Oberoi joined Everstone as Managing Director in 2018 and has been leading Everstone’s healthcare platform Everlife as Vice Chairman since 2017. He is an experienced investor with proven track record of investing in the healthcare sector globally and has more than 15 years of leadership experience with major healthcare MNCs such as Stryker, Sanofi and Pfizer. Arjun was the global head of healthcare for Actis, founded Cure Capital in 2017 and began his corporate career as a consultant with McKinsey. He is a board certified physician in the UK, holds a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and a Medical Degree in Medicine from the University of Edinburgh.

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Vibhor Kumar Talreja

Mumbai
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Mumbai
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Vibhor Kumar Talreja
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Vibhor Kumar Talreja joined Everstone in 2019 as a Managing Director to lead the financial services sector along with other responsibilities. Prior to joining Everstone, he was working as a Director with Temasek India for over 12 years, where he led decision making on investments & divestments of over $2 billion each across both private & public transactions. Vibhor has exceptional experience in Financial Services, Industrials/Consumer, Real Estate & Telecom sectors and has worked with JM Morgan Stanley and Tata Administrative Services. He is an alumnus of IIT Kanpur & IIM Bangalore.

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Bangesh Chakrabarti

Bangesh Chakrabarti

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Bangesh Chakrabarti

Bangesh Chakrabarti

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Bangesh Chakrabarti
Executive Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Delhi

Bangesh Chakrabarti joined Everstone in 2010. He is responsible for post investment operations in the areas of energy and infrastructure, and serves as the Environment and Social Manager (ESM) for Everstone’s private equity portfolio companies. Bangesh has over 28 years’ experience in project management, operations and consulting in power projects across India. He has worked with leading energy conglomerates, including RattanIndia Power (formerly Indiabulls Power Ltd) and NTPC Limited. Bangesh holds a Bachelor of Technology and Master of Technology in Radio Physics & Electronics from the University of Calcutta.

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Viral Rathod

Viral Rathod

Mumbai
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Viral Rathod

Viral Rathod

Mumbai
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Viral Rathod
Executive Director
Executive Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Viral Rathod joined Everstone in 2007 and is part of the private equity investment team. Prior to joining Everstone, Viral worked for 7 years in research and banking at Citibank, JPMorgan Services and CRISIL. Viral holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Management Studies from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. He has also completed all levels of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.

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Nitin Motwani

Nitin Motwani

Mumbai
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Nitin Motwani

Nitin Motwani

Mumbai
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Nitin Motwani
Executive Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Nitin Motwani joined Everstone Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd in 2017 as Executive Director in Mumbai. He is responsible for thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Before joining Everstone, Nitin has worked across various sectors such as food & beverage, oil & gas, real estate, and hotels in various capacities including Group CFO over last 20 years. His last stint was ED & CEO of a group owning businesses in the segment of luxury living, apparel and dining. He has worked with reputed organizations such as PwC, Deloitte, Baker Hughes, Badasaab & KA Hospitality. He holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, and is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, as well as a Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

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Vibhor Kumar Talreja
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Vibhor Kumar Talreja joined Everstone in 2019 as a Managing Director to lead the financial services sector along with other responsibilities. Prior to joining Everstone, he was working as a Director with Temasek India for over 12 years, where he led decision making on investments & divestments of over $2 billion each across both private & public transactions. Vibhor has exceptional experience in Financial Services, Industrials/Consumer, Real Estate & Telecom sectors and has worked with JM Morgan Stanley and Tata Administrative Services. He is an alumnus of IIT Kanpur & IIM Bangalore.

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Bangesh Chakrabarti
Executive Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Delhi

Bangesh Chakrabarti joined Everstone in 2010. He is responsible for post investment operations in the areas of energy and infrastructure, and serves as the Environment and Social Manager (ESM) for Everstone’s private equity portfolio companies. Bangesh has over 28 years’ experience in project management, operations and consulting in power projects across India. He has worked with leading energy conglomerates, including RattanIndia Power (formerly Indiabulls Power Ltd) and NTPC Limited. Bangesh holds a Bachelor of Technology and Master of Technology in Radio Physics & Electronics from the University of Calcutta.

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Viral Rathod
Executive Director
Executive Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Viral Rathod joined Everstone in 2007 and is part of the private equity investment team. Prior to joining Everstone, Viral worked for 7 years in research and banking at Citibank, JPMorgan Services and CRISIL. Viral holds a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Mumbai and a Master of Management Studies from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies. He has also completed all levels of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.

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Nitin Motwani
Executive Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Nitin Motwani joined Everstone Capital Advisors Pvt. Ltd in 2017 as Executive Director in Mumbai. He is responsible for thematic strategies and operational improvements for Everstone’s portfolio companies. Before joining Everstone, Nitin has worked across various sectors such as food & beverage, oil & gas, real estate, and hotels in various capacities including Group CFO over last 20 years. His last stint was ED & CEO of a group owning businesses in the segment of luxury living, apparel and dining. He has worked with reputed organizations such as PwC, Deloitte, Baker Hughes, Badasaab & KA Hospitality. He holds a Master of Business Administration from The University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business, and is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, as well as a Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

Senior Real Estate Team

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Brian Oravec

Brian Oravec

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Brian Oravec

Brian Oravec

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Brian Oravec
Chief Executive Officer
IndoSpace Capital Asia
Singapore

Since 2007, Brian Oravec has been Partner and Chief Executive Officer of IndoSpace, a joint venture between the Everstone Group and Realterm Global. With over 20 years’ experience in global real estate investment, he brings a wealth of knowledge to the Everstone Group. Prior to joining IndoSpace, Brian worked at Realterm Global and with the Citigroup Corporate and Investment Bank in New York. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University and a Master of Business Administration from the Stern School of Business at New York University.

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Aditya Sikri

Aditya Sikri

Mumbai
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Aditya Sikri

Aditya Sikri

Mumbai
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Aditya Sikri
President
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Aditya joined IndoSpace in 2017 and has over 27 years of work experience in the real estate sector in India and internationally. Prior to joining IndoSpace,  Aditya  was the CEO of the retail and commercial divisions at Mantri Developers. He has also worked with various marquee organizations like The Landmark Group, Virtuous Retail Services and the Spice Corp. Aditya is a commerce graduate and has completed his professional development courses from the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) School in The Netherlands and the UAE.

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Rahul Nair

Rahul Nair

Mumbai
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Rahul Nair

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Rahul Nair
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rahul Nair joined Everstone in 2007. He is responsible for evaluating new opportunities and leading transactions across real estate verticals. He has 15 years’ of prior experience in mergers & acquisitons, capital marketsand strategy, working with corporations around the world such as Indian Hotels Company, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch and ING Group N.V. Rahul holds a Bachelor of Technology (Hons) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

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Sharad Gohil

Sharad Gohil

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Sharad Gohil
Managing Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Sharad Gohil joined IndoSpace in 2015, and currently oversees asset management across the platform. He has over 20 years of experience in real estate, specialising in asset management and investments across core, value add and development real estate sectors in the UK, Europe and India. Sharad has previously worked for Apollo Global Management Real Estate Funds in Europe, Asia Pacific and India, as well as, Citigroup Property Investors Asia Pacific, AXA REIM and The Portman Estate in the UK.

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Brian Oravec
Chief Executive Officer
IndoSpace Capital Asia
Singapore

Since 2007, Brian Oravec has been Partner and Chief Executive Officer of IndoSpace, a joint venture between the Everstone Group and Realterm Global. With over 20 years’ experience in global real estate investment, he brings a wealth of knowledge to the Everstone Group. Prior to joining IndoSpace, Brian worked at Realterm Global and with the Citigroup Corporate and Investment Bank in New York. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics from Tufts University and a Master of Business Administration from the Stern School of Business at New York University.

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Aditya Sikri
President
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Aditya joined IndoSpace in 2017 and has over 27 years of work experience in the real estate sector in India and internationally. Prior to joining IndoSpace,  Aditya  was the CEO of the retail and commercial divisions at Mantri Developers. He has also worked with various marquee organizations like The Landmark Group, Virtuous Retail Services and the Spice Corp. Aditya is a commerce graduate and has completed his professional development courses from the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) School in The Netherlands and the UAE.

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Rahul Nair
Managing Director
Everstone Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Rahul Nair joined Everstone in 2007. He is responsible for evaluating new opportunities and leading transactions across real estate verticals. He has 15 years’ of prior experience in mergers & acquisitons, capital marketsand strategy, working with corporations around the world such as Indian Hotels Company, Bank of America-Merrill Lynch and ING Group N.V. Rahul holds a Bachelor of Technology (Hons) from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur and a Postgraduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

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Sharad Gohil
Managing Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Sharad Gohil joined IndoSpace in 2015, and currently oversees asset management across the platform. He has over 20 years of experience in real estate, specialising in asset management and investments across core, value add and development real estate sectors in the UK, Europe and India. Sharad has previously worked for Apollo Global Management Real Estate Funds in Europe, Asia Pacific and India, as well as, Citigroup Property Investors Asia Pacific, AXA REIM and The Portman Estate in the UK.

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Pallav Srivastava

Mumbai
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Mumbai
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Pallav Srivastava
Head of Projects & Development
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Pallav Srivastava is Head of Projects & Development in the real estate team of IndoSpace Development Management, having joined Everstone in 2013. He has 15 years of extensive domestic and international experience in project management, proposals, contracts administration, systems implementation, business process re-engineering and project controls. Pallav holds a Bachelor of Engineering and has a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Construction Management. He is also a certified PMP (Accredited Project Management Professional) from PMI, USA).

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Dheeraj Agarwal

Dheeraj Agarwal

Mumbai
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Dheeraj Agarwal

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Mumbai
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Dheeraj Agarwal
Managing Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dheeraj joined IndoSpace in 2013 and currently works within the investments team. He has over 13 years’ experience in investment and asset management across multiple real estate asset classes. Before joining IndoSpace, Dheeraj worked with Everstone Capital. He has also enjoyed roles at AJ Associates and Himachal Futuristic Communications. Dheeraj holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Agra University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

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Deepak Deshpande

Deepak Deshpande

Mumbai
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Deepak Deshpande

Deepak Deshpande

Mumbai
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Deepak Deshpande
Executive Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Deepak Deshpande joined IndoSpace in 2014 and currently works in the investments team. He has over 25 years’ experience in operations, business development and marketing across multiple real estate asset classes. Deepak previously worked in India and has held prominent positions at Equinox Realty, which is part of the Essar Group, and at the L&T Group, working in Realty and Infrastructure. He has also worked for Oberoi Realty and Raheja Universal, and at Axiom Estates in the UK. Deepak holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Rajasthan and a Diploma in Hotel Management from Gujarat University.

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Dhruti Dholakia

Dhruti Dholakia

Mumbai
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Dhruti Dholakia

Dhruti Dholakia

Mumbai
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Dhruti Dholakia
Chief Legal Officer
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dhruti Dholakia joined IndoSpace in 2016. She serves as Executive Director for the legal team. Before joining IndoSpace, Dhruti worked for leading real estate developers, including the Runwal Group, Peninsula Land and Essel Group, as well as legal firms such as Ashok Pratap & Co., M Dhruva & Co. and Bankim Desai & Co. She has over 19 years of legal experience in total.

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Pallav Srivastava
Head of Projects & Development
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Pallav Srivastava is Head of Projects & Development in the real estate team of IndoSpace Development Management, having joined Everstone in 2013. He has 15 years of extensive domestic and international experience in project management, proposals, contracts administration, systems implementation, business process re-engineering and project controls. Pallav holds a Bachelor of Engineering and has a Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Construction Management. He is also a certified PMP (Accredited Project Management Professional) from PMI, USA).

Dheeraj Agarwal
Dheeraj Agarwal
Managing Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dheeraj joined IndoSpace in 2013 and currently works within the investments team. He has over 13 years’ experience in investment and asset management across multiple real estate asset classes. Before joining IndoSpace, Dheeraj worked with Everstone Capital. He has also enjoyed roles at AJ Associates and Himachal Futuristic Communications. Dheeraj holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Agra University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Deepak Deshpande
Deepak Deshpande
Executive Director
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Deepak Deshpande joined IndoSpace in 2014 and currently works in the investments team. He has over 25 years’ experience in operations, business development and marketing across multiple real estate asset classes. Deepak previously worked in India and has held prominent positions at Equinox Realty, which is part of the Essar Group, and at the L&T Group, working in Realty and Infrastructure. He has also worked for Oberoi Realty and Raheja Universal, and at Axiom Estates in the UK. Deepak holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Rajasthan and a Diploma in Hotel Management from Gujarat University.

Dhruti Dholakia
Dhruti Dholakia
Chief Legal Officer
IndoSpace Capital Advisors
Mumbai

Dhruti Dholakia joined IndoSpace in 2016. She serves as Executive Director for the legal team. Before joining IndoSpace, Dhruti worked for leading real estate developers, including the Runwal Group, Peninsula Land and Essel Group, as well as legal firms such as Ashok Pratap & Co., M Dhruva & Co. and Bankim Desai & Co. She has over 19 years of legal experience in total.

Senior Green Infrastructure Team

James-Brooks

James Brooks

James Brooks

London
James-Brooks

James Brooks

James Brooks

London
James-Brooks
James Brooks
Managing Partner & IC Member
London

James joined Lightsource BP in 2016 and is based in the London office. His responsibilities include leading Lightsource BP’s corporate development, equity fundraising, and overall oversight of international operations. James is a member of Lightsource BP’s Investment Committee and a Board Director. Prior to joining Lightsource BP, James had an impressive career in private equity, spanning 18 years, with energy investment leadership roles at Advent International, First Reserve and most recently as co-head of Energy Investment in EMEA for Goldman Sachs MBD (formerly PIA). James received his Masters and BA degree in Physics from Merton College, University of Oxford.

Satish-Mandhana

Satish Mandhana

Satish Mandhana

Mumbai
Satish-Mandhana

Satish Mandhana

Satish Mandhana

Mumbai
Satish-Mandhana
Satish Mandhana
Managing Director & Head of Investments
Mumbai

Satish Mandhana is a Managing Director and the Head of Investments at EverSource. With over 36 years’ experience, Satish is a pioneer in creating scaled platforms in RE, telecom, hostels, etc. As Managing Partner and CIO at IDFC Alternatives, Satish made 28 investments deploying USD 1.0 billion and monetizing 26 investments in full or partial exits.

Prasanna

Prasanna Desai

Prasanna Desai

Mumbai
Prasanna

Prasanna Desai

Prasanna Desai

Mumbai
Prasanna
Prasanna Desai
Managing Director & Head of Operations
Mumbai

Prasanna Desai joined EverSource in 2018. Prasanna has over 20 years’ experience in corporate to joining finance, investment banking, real estate and solar energy. Prior EverSource, Prasanna was the COO at Kiran Energy Solar; his previous roles include ED at F&C REIT Asset Management, Director at KPMG Corporate Finance and Vice President at Citigroup.

Maheep

Maheep Jain

Maheep Jain

Mumbai
Maheep

Maheep Jain

Maheep Jain

Mumbai
Maheep
Maheep Jain
Executive Director
Mumbai

Maheep has over 13 years of experience in energy and private equity sector. Prior to EverSource Capital, he was an Investment Director in the infrastructure equity team at CDC Group where he led several investments across South Asia and Africa, which include acquisition of majority stake in the largest Africa focussed power generation platform, investment in and successful exit from one of the largest renewable energy players in India and set-up of a South Asia renewable energy platform.

James-Brooks
James Brooks
Managing Partner & IC Member
London

James joined Lightsource BP in 2016 and is based in the London office. His responsibilities include leading Lightsource BP’s corporate development, equity fundraising, and overall oversight of international operations. James is a member of Lightsource BP’s Investment Committee and a Board Director. Prior to joining Lightsource BP, James had an impressive career in private equity, spanning 18 years, with energy investment leadership roles at Advent International, First Reserve and most recently as co-head of Energy Investment in EMEA for Goldman Sachs MBD (formerly PIA). James received his Masters and BA degree in Physics from Merton College, University of Oxford.

Satish-Mandhana
Satish Mandhana
Managing Director & Head of Investments
Mumbai

Satish Mandhana is a Managing Director and the Head of Investments at EverSource. With over 36 years’ experience, Satish is a pioneer in creating scaled platforms in RE, telecom, hostels, etc. As Managing Partner and CIO at IDFC Alternatives, Satish made 28 investments deploying USD 1.0 billion and monetizing 26 investments in full or partial exits.

Prasanna
Prasanna Desai
Managing Director & Head of Operations
Mumbai

Prasanna Desai joined EverSource in 2018. Prasanna has over 20 years’ experience in corporate to joining finance, investment banking, real estate and solar energy. Prior EverSource, Prasanna was the COO at Kiran Energy Solar; his previous roles include ED at F&C REIT Asset Management, Director at KPMG Corporate Finance and Vice President at Citigroup.

Maheep
Maheep Jain
Executive Director
Mumbai

Maheep has over 13 years of experience in energy and private equity sector. Prior to EverSource Capital, he was an Investment Director in the infrastructure equity team at CDC Group where he led several investments across South Asia and Africa, which include acquisition of majority stake in the largest Africa focussed power generation platform, investment in and successful exit from one of the largest renewable energy players in India and set-up of a South Asia renewable energy platform.

Andrew

Andrew Jasudasen

Andrew Jasudasen

Mumbai
Andrew

Andrew Jasudasen

Andrew Jasudasen

Mumbai
Andrew
Andrew Jasudasen
Senior Vice President
Mumbai

Andrew has 10 years of experience in energy and infrastructure investment sector. Prior to EverSource, he was an Investment Manager at Lightsource BP where he raised $200m of strategic capital from BP and formed a £1bn partnership with Blackrock. He was also a key member of the team that formed EverSource Capital in joint venture with Everstone Capital Prior to that Andrew was at Macquarie Capital in London.

Rishi

Rishi Shukla

Rishi Shukla

Mumbai
Rishi

Rishi Shukla

Rishi Shukla

Mumbai
Rishi
Rishi Shukla
Executive Director
Mumbai

Prior to EverSource, Rishi was an Associate Director at GIP India (erstwhile Infrastructure division of IDFC Alternatives) where he played a pivotal role in building its majority owned platforms for roads and freight terminal investments. During his decade long career in Indian PE and infrastructure equity space, Rishi has worked on 15 transactions including 7 investments and 8 exits, primarily focussing on roads, renewables, oil & gas, power T&D and construction sectors.

Koel-Kumar

Koel Kumar

Koel Kumar

Delhi
Koel-Kumar

Koel Kumar

Koel Kumar

Delhi
Koel-Kumar
Koel Kumar
Head, ESG
Delhi

Koel has over 12 years of experience in the EHS and Sustainability sector. Prior to EverSource, Koel was a Senior Consultant at ERM India Pvt Ltd where she was working across multiple sectors projects for Government and Private Clients, Banks/financial institutions. She has worked closely with several Private equity funds for developing their ESG management systems and providing advisory and implementation support to manage E&S risk for their portfolios.

Anooshree

Anooshree Sinha

Anooshree Sinha

Mumbai
Anooshree

Anooshree Sinha

Anooshree Sinha

Mumbai
Anooshree
Anooshree Sinha
Senior Vice President, Legal
Mumbai

Anooshree has over 13 years’ experience in private equity, mergers & acquisitions and investment funds. Prior to EverSource, she has been a partner as well as counsel at leading law firms in India. She has also worked with Accion International at their Boston headquarters. Anooshree has advised multinational corporations and Indian business houses in the telecom, infrastructure, finance, healthcare and media sectors on inbound and outbound investments, joint ventures, acquisitions and asset sales.

Andrew
Andrew Jasudasen
Senior Vice President
Mumbai

Andrew has 10 years of experience in energy and infrastructure investment sector. Prior to EverSource, he was an Investment Manager at Lightsource BP where he raised $200m of strategic capital from BP and formed a £1bn partnership with Blackrock. He was also a key member of the team that formed EverSource Capital in joint venture with Everstone Capital Prior to that Andrew was at Macquarie Capital in London.

Rishi
Rishi Shukla
Executive Director
Mumbai

Prior to EverSource, Rishi was an Associate Director at GIP India (erstwhile Infrastructure division of IDFC Alternatives) where he played a pivotal role in building its majority owned platforms for roads and freight terminal investments. During his decade long career in Indian PE and infrastructure equity space, Rishi has worked on 15 transactions including 7 investments and 8 exits, primarily focussing on roads, renewables, oil & gas, power T&D and construction sectors.

Koel-Kumar
Koel Kumar
Head, ESG
Delhi

Koel has over 12 years of experience in the EHS and Sustainability sector. Prior to EverSource, Koel was a Senior Consultant at ERM India Pvt Ltd where she was working across multiple sectors projects for Government and Private Clients, Banks/financial institutions. She has worked closely with several Private equity funds for developing their ESG management systems and providing advisory and implementation support to manage E&S risk for their portfolios.

Anooshree
Anooshree Sinha
Senior Vice President, Legal
Mumbai

Anooshree has over 13 years’ experience in private equity, mergers & acquisitions and investment funds. Prior to EverSource, she has been a partner as well as counsel at leading law firms in India. She has also worked with Accion International at their Boston headquarters. Anooshree has advised multinational corporations and Indian business houses in the telecom, infrastructure, finance, healthcare and media sectors on inbound and outbound investments, joint ventures, acquisitions and asset sales.

Atul

Atul Dafria

Atul Dafria

Mumbai
Atul

Atul Dafria

Atul Dafria

Mumbai
Atul
Atul Dafria
Vice President, Finance
Mumbai

Atul has more than 13 years of work experience in the private equity industry, and is involved in finance, audit, tax, operation and compliance functions of the business. Prior to EverSource Capital, he was part of asset management business of Avendus Group and was responsible to manage finance, operation and compliance function for Zodius Technology Funds, Avendus PIPE Funds, Avendus Structured Credit Fund. He has been also associated with IL&FS and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).

Atul
Atul Dafria
Vice President, Finance
Mumbai

Atul has more than 13 years of work experience in the private equity industry, and is involved in finance, audit, tax, operation and compliance functions of the business. Prior to EverSource Capital, he was part of asset management business of Avendus Group and was responsible to manage finance, operation and compliance function for Zodius Technology Funds, Avendus PIPE Funds, Avendus Structured Credit Fund. He has been also associated with IL&FS and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).