Gaurav Marathe

Gaurav Marathe

Managing Director | CEO India
Mumbai Growth Equity | Mergers & Acquisitions +91-22-40670300
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 drives the vision and leads strategic efforts for Lincoln International in India, a rapidly growing economy focused on globalization. He has more than two decades of experience in preparing and positioning companies to maximize value and create as many transaction alternatives as possible in the healthcare and consumer industries, including cross border M&A to achieve global expansion. With a hands-on, result oriented approach, Gaurav advises large and mid-sized corporates, public and private companies, family-owned businesses and leading private equity groups.

Gaurav understands the nuances of global healthcare markets and the value drivers for companies across healthcare services, pharma outsourcing and diagnostics sectors, enabling him to best position these businesses to prospective buyers or investors. He has a deep understanding of various segments of the consumer industry and their dynamics driven by evolving demographics and rapid innovation, including retail, food and apparel sectors. He has become a trusted advisor to company owners, management teams and financial sponsor professionals, providing advice on key strategic initiatives and growth.

Prior to joining Lincoln in 2011, 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. He has also held board positions for India’s first chain of single specialty hospitals and a leading multi-city chain of restaurants in India.

Gaurav holds a Bachelor of Science from Holkar Science College, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidhyalaya. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Perspectives featuring Gaurav Marathe

Animal Health Players Pursue Vertical Integration as a Path to Growth

Animal health businesses that have established a strong presence within their area of expertise, may be considering where the next best path to growth lies. While cross-border expansion and consolidation… Read More

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

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News & Media featuring Gaurav Marathe

Mint | Hospital investors line up over $2 bn in exits as covid-19 recedes

Originally published by Mint on May 16, 2022. Lincoln International’s Gaurav Marathe, Managing Director and CEO India, discusses hospital chain performance during the pandemic and future considerations for investors. Click here… Read More

Moneycontrol | Warburg Pincus-Backed Biba Apparels Picks Bankers for 2022 IPO

Originally published by Moneycontrol on January 10, 2022. Lincoln International’s Gaurav Marathe, Managing Director and CEO India, discusses the rise of IPO candidates in the apparel and clothing segment with Moneycontrol.… Read More

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

Pitchbook | Q&A: The Evolution of Medtech in a Globalizing Industry

View original post from Pitchbook on May 29, 2019 here.                                           … Read More

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