IDFC Private Equity is a private equity firm providing infrastructure financing and infrastructure development that is headquartered in Mumbai, India and is a sub-organization of Infrastructure Development Finance Company.
IDFC Private Equity has made 32 investments, 18 lead investments and 9 exits. Notable investments made by the firm include: Mytrah Energy, Parag Milk Foods, Sahyadri Hospitals, Green Infra, Viom Networks, The Leela Palaces, KSK Power Ventures, Ashoka Buildcon, and Chalet Hotels.
Acquired by Investcorp
On January 30, 2019 Investcorp announced it wwill be acquiring IDFC Private equity for an undisclosed amount of money. The co-chief executive of Investcorp, Rishi Kapoor, made the following statement regarding the acquisition:
Once the acquisition is complete on January 31, we will use the greenshoe option and raise another $50 million in the fourth fund. This incremental capital, along with the dry powder (uninvested sum) of the fund, will give us a sizeable pool to invest in the next 24 months.