List of Private Equity Firms in India


Private equity firms are the investment management companies that assist startups and business by making investment in private equity. Private equity investment includes strategies like leveraged buyout, venture capital, growth capital, private credit strategies, private secondaries market, impact investment etc.

Private equity industry is a US $ 3.4 trillion industry globally. The investment proportion in India is highest among the countries. Private equity investment in India’s real estate has shown some promising growth. The Indian private equity market is projected to register a CAGR of 15%. Some of the leading private equity firms in India are : 

The Carlyle Group

Establishment1987 A.D. Headquarter in Washington D.C., United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Carlyle India Advisors Private Limited
601 Jet Airways Godrej BKC 6th floor
Plot C-68, ‘G’ Block, Bandra Kurla Complex
Bandra (East)
Mumbai 400 051India
P +91 22 6647 0800
F +91 22 6647 0803
Major InvestmentSBI Life, SBI Card, HDFC, India Infoline, Delhivery, PNB Housing Finance, Bharti Airtel, SeQuent

Warburg Pincus LLC

Establishment1966 A.D. Headquarter in New York, United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Warburg Pincus India Pvt. Ltd.
7th Floor, Express Towers
Nariman Point
P +91 22 6650 0000
F +91 00 6650 0001
Major InvestmentBharti Airtel, CAMS, IndiaFirst Life Insurance, IDFC First Bank, SBI General Insurance

ICICI Venture Funds Management Company Limited

Establishment1988 A.D. Headquarter in New York, United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
ICICI Venture House, Ground Floor
Appasaheb Marathe Marg, Prabhadevi
P +91 22 66555050
F +91 22 66555055
Major InvestmentDCB Bank, Kingfisher Airlines Limited, Devyani International, Infomedia 18 Limited, ING Vysya Bank, Mahindra Retail Private Limited, PVR Limited, PVR Pictures Limited, Reliance Petroleum Limited

Bain Capital

Establishment1984 A.D. Headquarter in Massachusetts, United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Unit 2201, 22nd Floor Express Towers 
Nariman Point 400021
P +91 22 67528000
F +91 22 67528010
Major InvestmentAxis Bank, IIFL Wealth, Hero MotoCorp Limited, TARC

JM Financial Private Equity

Establishment1986 A.D. Corporate Office in Mumbai
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
7th Floor, Cnergy Appasaheb
Marathe Marg, Prabhadevi
P +91 22 66303030
F +91 22 66303223
Major InvestmentBigHaat Agro, Aarman Solutions, API Holdings, LIC Housing Finance Ltd., Sonalika International, South Indian Bank, GAAR, Isthara

IDFC Private Equity Fund

Establishment2008 A.D.
Location in IndiaChennai, Tamil Nadu
KRM Tower, 7th Floor
Number 1, Harrington Road, Chetpet
P +91 022 42222000
Major InvestmentViom Network, GMR Energy Limited, Parag Milk Foods Private Limited, National Commodity & Derivative Exchange, Medi Assist Healthcare Services Private Limited 

TPG Growth Capital

Establishment1992 A.D., Headquarter in San Francisco United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
1004, The Capital
Bandra Kurla Complex
Bandra East 400051
F +91 22 61361901
Major InvestmentBook My Show, Lenskart, Campus, FirstCry,  Motherhood Hospitals

CVC Capital Partners  subs. CVC Advisers (India) Private Limited
Establishment1981 A.D., Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Location in IndiaWorli, Mumbai
703, 7th Floor
Ceejay House
Shivsagar Estate 400018
P +91 22 62165900
Major InvestmentGujarat Titans, Healthcare Global Enterprises, Petco, Sky Betting & Gaming

The Black Stone Group
Establishment1985 A.D., New York, United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Express Towers
Nariman Point -400021
P +91 (0)22 67528500
P +91 (0)22 67528520
Major InvestmentXpressbees, VFS Global, Mphasis, Essel Propack

KKR & Company
Establishment1976 A.D., New York, United States
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
2nd Floor, Piramal Tower
Peninsula Corporate Park
Ganpatrao Kadam Marg
Lower Parel-400013
P+ 91 22 43551300
Major InvestmentEmerald Media, Avendus Capital, IndiGrid, Re Sustainability Limited, Jio Platforms Limited, Reliance Retail Ventures Limited, Lenskart, Livspace, Vini Cosmetics, Shriram General Insurance

Everstone Capital
Establishment2006 A.D., Headquarter in Singapore
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
16th Floor, Tower Fitwala Road
One Indiabulls Center
Senapati Bapat Marg- 400013
P +91 22 40436000
Major InvestmentApexon, Sahyadri Hospital, Burger King India, 

Baring Private Equity Partners India
Establishment1997, Headquarter in Hong Kong 
Location in IndiaGurgaon, India
9th Floor, Infinity Tower A, DLF Phase II
Gurugram, Haryana -122002
P +91 124 432 1100
Major InvestmenteMudhra, Intrasoft Technologies, Manappuram Finance Limited, Neo Accel, Airtel, Horizon Ventures

CLSA Capital Partners
Establishment1986 A.D., Headquarter in Hong Kong
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
 8/F Dalamal House
Nariman Point-400021
P +91 22 56505050
F +91 22 22840271
Major InvestmentHavell’s India Limited, Jyothy Laboratories Limited, Luminous Power Technologies Pvt. Ltd., VLCC Health Care Limited, Holisol Logistics, Nobel Hygiene Private Limited, Livpure Private Limited, Everest Kanto Cylinder Limited, 

Kotak Private Equity

Establishment2005 A.D. 
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Kotak Investment Advisors Limited
27 BKC, Plot No. C-27, “G” Block
Bandra Kurla Complex
Bandra – 400051
P +91 22 43360000
F +91 22 67132445
Major InvestmentMinda Corporation Limited, Manipal Health, Advance Enzyme Technologies, Natco Pharma Limited, Bharat Serums and Vaccines Limited,  

Chrys Capital

Establishment1999 A.D.
Location in IndiaNew Delhi, India
501, Eros Corporate Towers
Nehru Place- 110019
P +91 11 41291000
F +91 11 41291010
Major InvestmentInfosys, Hexaware Technologies, Axis Bank, Bajaj Auto Finance, National Stock Exchange of India Limited, Hero Fin Corp., Mahindra Finance, Yes Bank, South Indian Bank, Intas, Zydus, Mankind, Livguard, FirstCry, Xpressbees, 

True North’s India Value Fund
Establishment1999 A.D.
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
Suite f9C
Grand Hyatt Plaza
P+ 91 80 225597625
Major InvestmentFincare, Cloudnine Group of Hospitals, PolicyBazaar, VKL Seasoning,Niva Bupa, HomeFirst, Seedworks

Motilal Oswal Private Equity
Establishment2006 A.D. Headquarter in Mumbai
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
2nd Floor, Palm Spring Center
Palm Court Complex
Link Road, Malad – 400064
P +91 22 40548000
P +91 22 67490600
Major InvestmentPathkind Diagnostics, Kurl on, Cycle Pure Agarbathies, Glass Wall Systems, Happy Forgings, Intec Capital Limited, Dairy Day, Kredit Bee

CX Partners
Establishment2008, New Delhi
Location in IndiaNew Delhi, India
Delhi- Atelier 1
Suite #3 Worldmark 2
Aerocity – 110037
P +91 11 47640000
Major InvestmentUjjivan, South Indian Bank, Barbeque Nation, Sapphire Foods, Exotel, Better Place, Sekhmet Pharmaventures

Premji Invest

Establishment2006, Bangalore, India
Location in IndiaBanglore, India
#134 Doddakannelli
Bengaluru- 560035
P +91 80 30278108
F +91 80 30278012
Major InvestmentWipro, Zydus Wellness, Krazy Bee, The Sleep Company, Trip Actions, Fortis Healthcare, Myntra Designs, Fabindia Overseas

Kedaara Capital

Establishment2011 A.D.
Location in IndiaMumbai, India
35th Floor, Sunshine Tower
Senapati Bapat Marg 
Parel – 400013
P +91 22 61558000
F +91 22 61558001
Major InvestmentMahindra Logistics, AU small Finance Bank, Vedant Fashions, Lenskart,  Purplle, Vishan Megamart

Sequoia Capital 

Establishment1972, California, United States
Location in IndiaBengaluru, India
No. 278, Defence Colony
Second Stage, Corporation Ward No. 089
Indiranagar – 560038
P +91 011 49567200
Major InvestmentBira, Mama Earth, Khatabook, Cars24, Cred, Coin Switch, Mobile Premier League, Bharat Pe, Wake Fit, Unacademy, Byju’s, Dailyhunt, Indigo Paints, Oyo Rooms, Ola Cabs, Mobikwik, Zomato, True Caller, 

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