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Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. At Kotak Realty Fund, we believe in responsible investing.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group

We recognise our commitment to not only our investors, but the larger society that we operate in. Investing responsibly The real estate sector provides significant employment opportunities. Through our realty fund investments, we help create employment opportunities at the local level and leave a positive long-term impact on society. Commitment to Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) Practices To foster sustainable growth and development, it is critical that every responsible corporate citizen adheres to Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) practices. At Kotak Realty Fund, we consider ESG measures to be as important as the financial aspects of the deal.

Kotak Realty Fund adheres to an ESG framework for its investments that investee companies are expected and encouraged to follow. Strict adoption of safety policies and maintaining site conditions that are conducive for workers. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. As the India experts in real estate fund management, Kotak Realty Fund is uniquely positioned to identify sector trends and capitalise on the opportunity - much ahead of the curve.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group

This enhances our ability to deliver superior performance to our clients. Our goal is to opportunistically invest in high-quality realty assets across India’s fastest-growing cities. Our investment objective is to generate long-term capital appreciation for our investors. Our investment strategy is built on the following pillars: Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Deal Sourcing We primarily source transactions through the team’s direct relationships and extensive network.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group

We also leverage Kotak Mahindra Group's broad operating platform. The Group’s national presence, industry relationships and affiliations augments and extends our sourcing and underwriting capabilities. Due Diligence and Investment Selection We have a disciplined and rigorous due diligence process by which we evaluate deals. We conduct appropriate assessment and due diligence on all aspects of potential transactions, including: Promoter credibility and track record Detailed financial, legal and market feasibility of the investment opportunity Investment life cycle risk, including land acquisition, zoning and approvals, construction, financing, marketing/ selling and exit.

Investment Structuring After we have selected the investment, we explore structuring options for the transaction to derive maximum value for our investors. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. S.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group

Sriniwasan (Srini) is the co-founder of the Alternate Assets Management business of the Kotak Mahindra Group. He established one of India’s first real estate funds in 2005 and has played a decisive role in the growth of the business since its launch. Srini also leads Kotak Special Opportunities Fund, which was established in 2015 and has oversight of Kotak Infrastructure Funds. Under Srini's leadership, Kotak Realty Fund has scaled up to over US$1.47 billion in AUM, making it one of the largest real estate funds in India, and has successfully established a strong track record of profitable exits from investments. As one of the earliest fund managers to raise and invest capital in India, Srini has introduced significant financing, financial structuring and negotiating skills in the alternate assets industry. Srini joined the Kotak Mahindra Group in January 1993. Reach Srini E-mail: srini.wasan@kotak.com.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Kotak Realty Fund is one of India’s leading private equity real estate funds with US$ 1.47 billionof aggregate capital commitments.

Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group

Established in 2005, we focus solely on investments in real estate and allied businesses across different asset classes and cities in India. Our core strengths lie in having a deep understanding of the Indian real estate market, identifying trends ahead of the curve, investing with conviction & speed and managing our investments in a hands-on manner to create and realise long-term value for our investors. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Investment in Real Estate Funds India - Kotak Realty Funds Group. Private Equity Investment Value Creation - Kotak. At Kotak Private Equity, we believe in partnering with companies, not operating them.

Private Equity Investment Value Creation - Kotak

We partner to accelerate growth through need based strategic value-addition in a variety of ways. In addition to capital, we bring our expertise, experience and commitment to create a shared vision and value. We follow a four point Value Creation Metric: Business Strategy Enhancement Working with the company board and management team, we debate and discuss to arrive at a long-term strategy that captures the competitive advantage of the firm.

A sound business strategy is the first step in creating sustainable market domination and long-term leadership for the company. We believe that we can never substitute an entrepreneur's energy, passion and drive. Private Equity Investment Team - Kotak Private Equity Group. Kotak Private Equity India Portfolio. Private Equity Investment Focus - Kotak. Global investors are betting big on India's long-term growth story.

Private Equity Investment Focus - Kotak

India is today one of the most attractive emerging markets across Asia with a billion plus captive consumers. Kotak Private Equity is well positioned to develop compelling local investing themes. Through macro research, in-house analytics and frequent industry interactions, we identify industry and socio-economic trends, local consumption patterns and need-gap opportunities on an ongoing basis. With a cumulative experience of successfully investing in over 100 growth companies, we regularly refine our investment focus based on emerging trends, sectors and investment opportunities.

Since inception, our focus sectors have mirrored the Indian economy's growth story in terms of scale, competitive advantage and innovative business models. At Kotak Private Equity, we work as strategic partners with companies that demonstrate one or all of the following value-oriented qualities: Private Equity Investment Process. At Kotak Private Equity, we follow an investment process that has been developed through years of investment experience.

Private Equity Investment Process

The investment process captures the sensitivities and challenges of growing businesses in an Indian business environment as well our past experiences in dealing with Indian entrepreneurs. We typically follow a four step Investment process that helps us treat capital with an ownership mindset. Private Equity Investment Strategy (PE) Discovering Future Leaders As pioneers of the Indian private equity industry, our team is adept at identifying outstanding entrepreneurs and management teams of emerging businesses.

Private Equity Investment Strategy (PE)

We look for companies that have a clear business strategy with significant opportunities to scale up with a defendable market positioning. While we have a preference towards sectors such as Pharmaceuticals, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Consumer, Technology & Financial Services, we are happy to evaluate investment opportunities in companies in other sectors with a differentiated business model that mirrors India's growth story. Businesses should ideally have a strong competitive edge and long-term growth potential in one of the following areas: An Innovative business model Growth opportunities to gain regional or national market leadership Opportunity for consolidation if from a fragmented industry An IPR driven business with technology, product or a clearly differentiated market opportunity. India Private Equity, Alternative Funds.

Towards a Better Socio-Economic and Sustainable Ecosystem Doing the right thing At Kotak Private Equity, we believe in investing in a responsible manner.

India Private Equity, Alternative Funds

As the Indian economy provides several opportunities for growth, we consciously deploy our capital to maximize both commercial and societal returns. Our investments help build enterprises that create employment at the local level, spur consumption and leave a sustainable and long-term impact on society. Clean energy for a better tomorrow Kotak Private Equity is committed to a green world. Commitment to ESG Kotak Private Equity recognizes that Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) issues are critical for every business.

The Founder Mr. Among his many accomplishments, Ernst & Young felicitated him with the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2013 recently. Private Equity Fund Manager. Private Equity Fund Manager.