Avendus’s Healthcare practice leverages deep domain knowledge of pharma industry, healthcare providers and services, significant transaction and operating experience to provide strategic and corporate finance advice to a wide range of clients including growing businesses, large corporate houses and private equity funds. The group’s philosophy on every transaction revolves around senior team attention, hands-on approach and independent advice delivering best-in-class solutions to clients.

Sub-Sectors in Focus

Our mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory and private equity (PE) syndication services are recognized as amongst the best in these chosen sub-sectors.

  • Pharmaceuticals - generics/specialty generics, specialty pharmaceuticals, API / CDMO / CRO
  • Healthcare delivery - hospitals, diagnostics, single specialty
  • Medical technology - lifesciences, medical devices, consumables

Led By

Anshul Gupta

Managing Director and Head, Healthcare Investment Banking, Avendus Capital

Anshul Gupta is a seasoned dealmaker with over 18 years of M&A experience. He heads the Healthcare vertical at Avendus and is based in Mumbai.

Anshul has spent the last 15 years in various leadership roles at Citigroup Global Markets. He led several noteworthy transactions during his tenure in the Healthcare and Finance sector including, IHH’s acquisition of Fortis, the sale of Siemens India’s Healthcare business to its parent, private placement in TPG-owned Pathology Asia Holdings and the sale of Citi’s consumer business to Axis. He is also an expert in capital markets, having led IPOs for Gland Pharma, Laurus Labs and Eris Lifesciences, QIPs for Max Health and Piramal, financing for Intas’ acquisition of Actavis and bond issuances for Glenmark and Jubilant Pharma, among others.

He holds an MBA degree from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and an engineering degree from IIT, Delhi.


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