Ishita Russell

Senior Writer & Content Specialist, India
Email: ishita@dealstreetasia.com

Indian buyout firm TIW PE plans to launch $100m new fund next year

The investment firm has dry powder of around Rs 450 crore currently.


Indian angel investor Dhianu Das launches $14m VC fund Alfa Ventures

The firm will invest in home-grown startups at the seed to early-stage levels.


India Digest: GIC, Mitsubishi eye GMR Airports pie; PE investors to pare stake in Genpact

The proposed equity sale in GMR Airports, which could generate Rs 7,000-8,000 crore, is likely to be announced very soon.


Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal invests $92m in ride-hailing firm Ola

The deal marks his first investment following his near $1-billion exit from Flipkart after it was bought by US-based retail giant Walmart for around $16 billion.


India Digest: Zee Entertainment, GVK Airport Developers, Jaypee Infra stake sale

Technology giant Apple and Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries are also said to be eying Zee Entertainment’s stake.


India Digest: DHFL, Ayana, Vodafone Idea tower assets stake sale in news

EverSource Capital is looking to invest around $100 million in Ayana Renewable Power, which operates in India and South Asian markets.


India Digest: Amazon, Flipkart eye stake in Hopscotch; Ola may back sRide

Hopscotch has reportedly appointed Barclays as the investment banker to raise around $60 million.


Carlyle-backed Delhivery said to acquire India ops of Dubai’s Aramex

Delhivery is reportedly set to join the coveted unicorn club as it seeks to raise $250-450 million from potential investors, including SoftBank Vision Fund.


India: KKR in talks to invest up to $280m in Emami via structured credit

Emami is looking to to repay some of its high-cost debt and raise funds for working capital requirements through the deal.


India Digest: Kellogg eyes stake in Haldiram’s; VKL Seasoning draws interest

The potential deal with Kellogg is likely to value Haldiram’s at around $3 billion.