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 is excited to have represented Marco Polo and Global Plastics in their merger to form MGI and their subsequent minority sale to ITOCHU International, the U.S. subsidiary of Tokyo, Japan-based ITOCHU Group
Lincoln International is pleased to announce the successful sale of UDG United Digital Group, a portfolio company of EQT, to Performance Interactive Alliance, a portfolio company of Equistone
Lincoln International represents Coats Group plc in the sale of its North America crafts business to Spinrite, a portfolio company of Comvest Partners
Lincoln is pleased to announce that Essentra plc (LON: ESNT) has sold its Pipe Protection Technologies business to National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE: NOV), a worldwide provider of equipment and components used in oil & gas drilling and production operations
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Avedon has acquired a majority stake in SLF, a manufacturer of high-performance bearings and spindles
Lincoln International advises Dolmen Technologies in raising Series C funding from Mediapost, SalesForce and Kreaxi
Lincoln International is pleased to announce that Sitec Design and Sitec Recruitment have been acquired by Belcan, an investee company of AE Industrial Partners
Lincoln International represents BSH Hausgeraete GmbH in the sale of its garment care business to B&B Trends
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