Pioneers of Private Equity in India

About BPEP India

One of the oldest and among the largest PE fund advisors in the Indian subcontinent managing USD 1.1 Billion across 53 investments
Baring India advised Funds

250+ years of partnering with visionary
enterprises worldwide

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    1762

    Started as Barings Bank in the UK; 2nd oldest merchant bank and banker to the Queen of England

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    1803

    Facilitated purchase of the State of Louisiana by US government from Napoleon.

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    1842

    Financed first railway from Moscow to St. Petersburg

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    1984

    Started Private Equity Operations to become the first pan-European providers of private equity capital

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    1995

    ING bank acquired Barings Bank

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    1997

    Commenced India operations

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    1998

    Fund I launched

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    2004

    Finalized MBO from ING group. Investment and advisory teams continue to use the Baring Private Equity brand.

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    2005

    Fund II launched

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    2008

    Fund III launched. Recognized as ‘Best Private Equity firm in India’, Mid Market 2008, by Venture Intelligence

BPEP India is a member of Baring
Private Equity International

Founded in 1984, Baring Private Equity Partners has a rich heritage of entrepreneurial initiative that began nearly
three decades ago when the firm became one of the first pan-European providers of private equity capital. The funds
advised invest in every major market outside the USA via seven regional fund groups with local investment advisors
in Europe, Asia and Latin America. With approximately USD 18 billion in funds under management, Baring Private
Equity International has one of the most extensive on-the-ground networks of any international private equity
provider. Baring Private Equity International finalized its MBO from ING Group in August 2004. Investment teams
managing the regional funds have acquired ownership of their respective management companies, all of which will
continue to use the Baring Private Equity brand.