Private Equity


  • As per a recent report, the Private Equity deals worth USD 1.19 billion has been announced in the 1st quarter itself of FY 2016 giving the sector a jump of 62% as compared to 2015.
  • Sectors such as Real Estate, IT, ITeS, BFSI, Infrastructure, Pharma & Healthcare, E-Commerce and Logistics are major sectors which are inviting large investment from Private Equities.
  • Analysis of recent foreign investments in India suggest the almost 50% of the foreign investments is contributed by Private Equity.
  • PE sector is important for our Indian economy as it is lending support to many new entrepreneurs.
  • However, the government of India still needs to introduce reforms and policies to regulate and boost the PE sector.
  • Rising competition and a mismatch in valuation expectations are challenges in the PE space.