AAVISHKAAR BHARAT FUND
Aavishkaar Bharat Fund, an alternative investment fund registered with the Securities and Exchange Board of India, is an India-focused equity oriented fund with an objective to invest in enterprises serving large market segments with a special emphasis on the under-served demographic segments.
AAVISHKAAR GOODWELL INDIA MICROFINANCE DEVELOPMENT COMPANY II LIMITED
Aavishkaar Goodwell India Microfinance Development Company II Limited, a private company limited by shares under Mauritius law has objectives to (A) provide commercial long-term risk capital and active support directly to MFIs in India and (B) to facilitate the setting up and accelerate the growth of these MFIs, in order to build value and integrate them into the mainstream financial sector.
AAVISHKAAR VENTURE MANAGEMENT SERVICES PRIVATE LIMITED
Aavishkaar Venture Management Services Private Limited (“Aavishkaar Capital”) is a Company registered under the laws of India. Aavishkaar Capital pioneered the venture capital approach of investing in early-growth stage enterprises in India, with a focus on geographies and sectors that were often overlooked and challenging. Aavishkaar Capital currently manages/advises funds with geographical focus on India and South & South East Asia.
COMMONWEALTH DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (CDC) GROUP PLC
CDC is UK’s Development Finance Institution, established in 1948. CDC’s mission is to support the building of businesses throughout Africa and South Asia, to create jobs, and to make a lasting difference to people’s lives in some of the world’s poorest places. CDC invests in Africa and South Asia because over 80 per cent of the world’s poorest people live in these regions. CDC focuses on investing in countries where the private sector is weak, jobs are scarce, and the investment climate is difficult, but particularly in sectors where growth leads to jobs. These sectors are financial services, infrastructure, health, manufacturing, food and agriculture, construction & real estate and education.
FAERING CAPITAL INDIA EVOLVING FUND II & III
Faering Capital is a leading Indian private equity firm with an entrepreneurial vision. The firm was founded in 2009 and manages capital across funds. Their track record and long-term approach, build trusted partnerships with investors and exceptional companies.
HDFC ERGO GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED
HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Ltd. is a 51:49 joint venture between Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. (HDFC), India’s premier Housing Finance Institution and ERGO International AG, the primary insurance entity of Munich Re Group. The Company offers complete range of general insurance products ranging from Motor, Health, Travel, Home and Personal Accident in the retail space and customized products like Property, Marine and Liability Insurance in the corporate space. With a network of branches spread across wide distribution network and a 24x7 support team, the Company has been offering seamless customer service and innovative products to its customers.
HDFC is a pioneer in housing finance in India. It has consistently striven for and developed an excellent reputation for professionalism, integrity and an impeccable record of customer friendly services. It has turned the concept of housing finance for the growing middle class in India into profitable, professionally managed, world class enterprise. HDFC’s excellent brand strength emerges from its unrelenting focus on corporate governance, its high standards of ethics and clarity of vision, which percolates through the organization. HDFC has been described as a model housing finance company for developing countries with nascent housing finance markets. It has provided technical assistance in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Egypt and has undertaken consultancy assignments in various countries across Asia, Africa and East Europe. HDFC’s success in the mortgage industry and its spread across the financial services industry has made it a financial conglomerate with presence in banking, life insurance, non-life insurance, asset management real estate fund and an education finance company.
HDFC LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED
HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited ('HDFC Life' / 'Company') is a joint venture between HDFC Ltd., one of the leading housing finance institutions in India and Standard Life Aberdeen, a global investment company. Established in 2000, HDFC Life is a long-term life insurance solutions provider in India, offering a range of individual and group insurance solutions that meet various customer needs such as Protection, Pension, Savings, Investment and Health. HDFC Life continues to benefit from its increased presence across the country having a wide reach with branches and additional distribution touch-points through several new tie-ups and partnerships with partners comprising NBFCs, MFIs, SFBs, etc. and including new-ecosystem partners. The Company has a strong base of financial consultants.
ICICI PRUDENTIAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED
ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Limited (ICICI Prudential Life) is promoted by ICICI Bank Limited and Prudential Corporation Holdings Limited. ICICI Prudential Life began its operations in fiscal year 2001 and has consistently been amongst the top players in the Indian life insurance sector. ICICI Prudential Life is also the first insurance company in India to be listed on NSE and BSE.
INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CORPORATION (IFC)
IFC a sister organization of the World Bank and member of the World Bank Group - is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in developing countries.
JHELUM INVESTMENT FUND I
Jhelum Investment Fund is registered with Securities and Exchange Board of India as category II Alternate Investment Fund. The Fund’s objective is to deliver returns to its investors through combination of capital appreciation and current income by investing in Companies in growth sectors having high corporate governance standards and impeccable track record.
NORWEGIAN MICROFINANCE INITIATIVE (NMI FRONTIER FUND KS)
NMI invests in and builds up MFIs in developing countries through equity and loan investments. NMI primarily targets poor women in SubSahara Africa, South Asia and Southeast Asia. NMI targets double bottom line results and thereby contributes to the empowerment of poor people in developing countries and to the creation of jobs and wealth on a sustainable basis.
RESPONSABILITY PARTICIPATIONS MAURITIUS (rAPM)
responsAbility Participations AG is a company limited by shares with its registered office in Zurich, Switzerland. The company targets longterm participations in established and primarily unlisted companies in emerging and transitioning economies, with a particular focus on institutions which provide financial services to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises and/or low-income clients. responsAbility Participations AG is managed by responsAbility Investments AG, a leading asset manager with a track record of over a decade in the area of development investments.
RBL BANK LIMITED
RBL Bank is one of the fastest growing private sector banks in India, with an expanding presence across the country. The Bank offers specialized services under six (6) business verticals viz. Corporate & Institutional Banking, Commercial Banking, Branch & Business Banking, Retail Assets, Development Banking and Financial Inclusion, Treasury and Financial Markets Operations. It serves a large customer base across India through an extensive network of branches and BC partners. Over the last few years, RBL Bank has earned recognition in various national and international forums and has been recognized by the World Economic Forum as a ‘Global Growth Company’ (GGC). RBL Bank is listed on both NSE and BSE (RBLBANK).
LOK CAPITAL GROWTH FUND & SARVA CAPITAL LLC
Lok promotes inclusive growth in India by making long-term equity investments. Launched in 2004, it backs entrepreneurs who cater to large underserved segments through investments in financial services, agriculture/livelihood and healthcare sectors. In addition to capital, Lok supports the portfolio companies through a variety of engagements which include fellowship programs and technical assistance.
SHRIRAM LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED
Shriram Life Insurance was incorporated in 2005 and it commenced business in 2006. Since the first year of operations, the company made profits in the first three (3) consecutive years - becoming the only private life insurer to have achieved the distinction. Compared to industry peers after seven (7) years of operations, Shriram Life insurance was the most profitable life insurance company in the country. The company's performance stands out in efficient use of capital and low cost of operations. Life insurance arm of Shriram Group has carried forward the group philosophy of financial inclusion by penetrating the unexplored segments. Shriram Life has significantly focused on Inclusive growth by taking life insurance to the section, where it is needed the most -The 'AAM AADMI' (Common Man).
SMALL INDUSTRIES DEVELOPMENT BANK OF INDIA (SIDBI)
Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI), set up on April 02, 1990 under an Act of Indian Parliament, acts as the Principal Financial Institution for the Promotion, Financing and Development of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) sector and for coordination of the functions of the institutions engaged in similar activities. The business strategy of SIDBI is to address the financial and non-financial gaps in MSME ecosystem.
SUSTAINABILITY FINANCE REAL ECONOMIES (SFRE)
Sustainability Finance Real Economies (SFRE) is an open-end investment fund initiated by the Global Alliance for Banking on Values (http://www.gabv.org/) and managed by Triodos Investment Management. It is committed to provide mission-aligned growth capital to values-based financial institutions that focus on real economic development in local communities.