The opportunity to advise accomplished business professionals and be part of their growth story and value creation is what keeps me inspired to work in this industry.
Gaurav manages Lincoln’s presence in India, a rapidly growing economy focused on globalization. He has strong relationships with private equity groups and mid-market companies. He works to raise equity capital from private equity, structured debt syndication and cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in India, for both financial and strategic buyers.
Gaurav specializes in advising companies in the healthcare and consumer sectors on M&A and growth equity. He helps his clients navigate the high growth stage of the healthcare and consumer industries in India and find success through consolidation. Gaurav has advised numerous consumer-based companies, specializing in food, retail and apparel. His healthcare clients include healthcare services, diagnostics services and reagents, and pharmaceuticals.
Formerly, Gaurav was a board member of RG Stone, India’s largest urology specialty hospital and Sagar Ratna, a leading south Indian vegetarian chain of restaurants business.
Prior to joining Lincoln, Gaurav was Vice President at India Advisory Partners where he established its private equity syndication business. Previously, Gaurav was instrumental in establishing the advisory business at Almondz Global Securities.
Gaurav holds a Bachelor of Science from Holkar Science College, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Recent Transactions in Cross-Border M&A
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that private shareholders have sold Sensonor to Safran (EPA:SAF)
Lincoln International is pleased to have advised Virtuos and its shareholders on their growth equity transaction with BPEA
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that OneSpace, a portfolio company of Highland Capital Partners and Lewis & Clark Ventures, has been sold to Ascential plc
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that ARK Agency has been sold to OPEN Health, a portfolio company of Amulet Capital Partners
Lincoln International is pleased to have represented the shareholders of Epsilon Global Communications on its sale to KT Corporation and Daishin Private Equity for an enterprise value of $145 million
Lincoln International is pleased to have represented CapMan Buyout in the divestment of Solera Beverage Group to the listed beverage company Royal Unibrew
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Hg has madea strategic investment in HHAeXchange
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that it has represented Compass Group Equity Partners in the sale of Beacon EmbeddedWorks to discoverIE Group plc, an FTSE250-listed electronics group
Perspectives featuring Gaurav Marathe
State of Dealmaking in India: Three Takeaways for Business Owners and Leaders
The Indian dealmaking landscape has made significant strides over the last 10 years. We have come far from 2011 when a total of $10 billion of private equity (PE) capital… Read More
Cross-Border Deals: The Right Prescription for Animal Health
As the humanization of pets continues and pet lifespans grow longer, investment opportunities in animal health abound. While most animal health companies will first look for growth within their own… Read More
The Stork Delivers: Opportunities Abound in Fertility Market
It is becoming increasingly common for couples to marry and have children later in life. In the U.K., the median age of mothers having their first child in 1999 was… Read More
Q&A: The Evolution of Medtech in a Globalizing Industry
View original post from Pitchbook on May 29, 2019 here. … Read More
News & Media featuring Gaurav Marathe
Money Control | Adulterated Honey Controversy: This is What Brand Experts Say
Originally published by Money Control on December 9, 2020. Gaurav Marathe, Managing Director and CEO India, provides his perspective on the new study by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)… Read More
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