Deutsche Bank MD Ravi Shankar quits, to join JPMorgan India

Mumbai: Deutsche Bank AG managing director (MD), investment banking coverage Ravi Shankar has quit to join JPMorgan India’s investment banking team as MD, two people aware of the development said. Shankar, who quit last month after two years at Deutsche Bank, is currently on leave. He will join JPMorgan by the second week of August, […]

Stressed assets to be next big theme to play: Mahesh Singhi

Mumbai: Mahesh Singhi, founder and managing director of Mumbai-based transaction advisory firm Singhi Advisors, has been on the forefront of investment banking in India for above two decades across sectors in private equity, debt and mergers and acquisitions (M&A). In an interview, Singhi comments on the current deal making environment and investors’ sentiment. Edited excerpts: […]

Avendus plans Q3 launch for lending operations

Mumbai: Financial services firm Avendus Capital Pvt. Ltd is preparing to launch lending operations and is in the process of hiring a seasoned banker to head them, according to two people aware of the development. Avendus, in which private equity investor Kohlberg Kravis Roberts Co. (KKR) has a majority stake, plans to offer products such […]