30 May 2017, India:
Equirus Capital, a full-service investment bank, has hired Abhishek Gupta as Director of its healthcare and pharma vertical.
Gupta, who was till now associated with Veda Corporate Advisors has been instrumental in closing some of the exclusive deals across sectors. In addition, Abhishek has a proven record of facilitating long-term business relationships with both customers and industry luminaries. His strong winning attitude and personality are assets that will complement and enhance Equirus Capital’s ability to meet the needs of our customers as we continue to provide quality, innovative investment banking solutions to the marketplace.
He brings in over 18 years of experience and profitable insights into Investment Banking and Business Development Portfolio’s across sectors as varied as Healthcare, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Dairy, Food, Restaurants, Pharma & Chemicals.
Abhishek in the early days of his Career, earned his spurs with profitable stints in Ernst & Young, ICICI Bank and Larsen & Toubro. He holds an Engineering Degree from IIT Roorkee, MBA from IIT Kharagpur and a Diploma in Corporate Law.
“The Healthcare space has seen a lot of traction over the last two years, especially in the mid-market segment and we believe with Abhishek coming on board, Equirus Capital will become a dominant player in this segment,” said Ajit Deshmukh, Head – Investment Banking & Managing Director of Equirus Capital.
Equirus Capital is a full service, mid-market investment bank backed by prominent investors. It was founded in July 2007 by a passionate group of seasoned professionals with the intent of providing best‐in‐class investment banking & related advisory services to the Indian corporates.