Ajoy Lodha

Telephone

+91 22-61496622

Email Address

Location

New Delhi

Sector Specialties

Apparel | Business Process Outsourcing | Business Services | Consumer | Education & Training | Food & Drink | Industrials | Packaging | Polymers | Travel & Leisure

Background

Ajoy joined Singhi Advisors about 2 years ago as Partner and with specific focus and building business in India Entry strategy for engineering and steel companies and M&A advisory for domestic companies.

He is the Ex- MD of Viraj Group (a billion dollar Indian Conglomerate) for Europe operations and a senior partner at Parekh Shah & Lodha.

Expertise

Ajoy is a Qualified Chartered Accountant, with over 25 years experience in sectors such as Steel , Engineering , and Strategic Consulting .

Ajoy leads Singhi's initiatives in the Steel, Education, IT & Financial Services sectors. He has considerable experience in cross border M&A transactions.

Career

Ajoy has advised companies in acquisition strategies for acquiring businesses in Germany , Eastern Europe and USA prior to joining Singhi. He has more than 20 years experience in Debt Restructuring and Strategy consulting, having advised mid sector corporates in debt syndication , managing growth and buy / sell decisions for companies. He has also advised Indian Banks in restructuring debt for client companies. Ajoy has been involved in successful closures of number of PE and M&A deals. Recent assignments he has handled include: acquiring a manufacturing business in Romania and taking operating responsibility for turning around the same; Advising Religare to acquire a leading portfolio management & broking company; and advising Tubinox for the sale of their seamless pipe and tube making unit in Romania to South Korean firm KE&P Co Ltd.

Some of the key relationships handled include the likes of State Bank of India , IDBI , ARCIL , ICICI , Viraj Group , Religare Enterprises , Ratnamani Metals , Prakash Steelage , Maharashtra Seamless , Jindal Group (JSPL), Datacomp Web Technologies , Mehta Equities , Pittie Group, Bank of Baroda among many others.

Languages Spoken

English

Singhi Advisors Pvt. Ltd. Contacts

Mahesh Singhi

Managing Director - Partner

Bimal Raj

Ashok Panjwani

Sunil Pahilajani

Karthik Menon

Michael Parkinson

Sapna Seth

Director

Deepak Ramani

PS Malik

Director

Disha Jain

Alok Sirohi

Manager

Nisha Punjabi

Sreeraj Krishnamoorthy

Damodar Baliga

Associate

Singhi Advisors Pvt. Ltd. is the exclusive Indian partner of Mergers Alliance