Publications

  • India Philanthropy Report 2017

    March 04, 2017 | Bain report

    Bain's 2017 India Philanthropy Report focuses on the growing importance of the individual philanthropist and their journey to full potential in the overall landscape of funding for the development sector.

  • Life After Budget: No Tax Cuts, But Bags Full for Make in India

    February 03, 2017 | Daily News and Analysis

    Higher carry forward of MAT credit and rectification of inverted duty structures in certain sectors will benefit local manufacturers in India.

  • Bain Partner Credits UVA Darden Experience with Planting Seeds for Success

    January 25, 2017 | Newswise | Media mention

    Arpan Sheth, a partner with Bain & Company, is featured as an alum from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.

  • Budget 2017: Digital Businesses hope FM to unravel red tape

    January 24, 2017 | Digital, Financial Services | The Economic Times | Media mention

    The digital economy is set to double in three years from around $80 billion and expand to $0.5 trillion ($500 billion) in less than a decade. The catch? Digital businesses are still often covered by brick-and-mortar factory-era rules. “For the digital economy to get to its full potential, doing

  • Rise of the Digital Phoenix

    December 30, 2016 | Digital, Technology | The Economic Times | Media mention

    The $144-billion IT-BPO sector will need to seriously reinvent itself in 2017 to deal with the likely protectionist attitude of the new administration in the US, coupled with fundamental shifts in technology. "[The] industry has to accept 8-11 per cent growth as the new normal," said Sandeep Nayak,

  • Ready, Steady, Reset & then Start Up

    December 30, 2016 | Private Equity | The Economic Times | Media mention

    From the hypergrowth of 2015 to a reality check a year later, India's entrepreneurs and investors figured ­out the hard way that what goes up must indeed come down. Madhur Singhal, a partner with Bain & Company, says that 2017 will see tempering of valuations for series A, and an increase in the

  • Investment banking revenue falls 11% to $440 million in 2016

    December 28, 2016 | Private Equity | Mint | Media mention

    According to a report by Bain & Company, PE/VC investments worth about $16 billion were recorded in 2016 across 965 deals as against $22.9 billion across 1,049 deals in 2015. This was a decline of 30% in deal value and 8% in deal volume year-on-year.

  • Private equity exit deals touch a record $10bn

    December 26, 2016 | Private Equity | The Times of India | Media mention

    Private Equity in India had a record year in terms of exits in 2016. "This...should help build limited partners' (also known as sponsors) confidence about realizing returns from the Indian market," said Madhur Singhal, a partner with Bain & Company.

  • Private equity exits cross $10 billion in 2016: Bain & Co

    December 26, 2016 | Private Equity | Business Standard | Media mention

    Private equity (PE) firms in India returned more than $10 billion to their investors in exits in 2016, even as PE investments declined 30% to $16 billion in 2016, according to a report by Bain & Company.

  • 5 Ways Uber is Tweaking Its Strategy In India

    December 22, 2016 | Automotive | The Wall Street Journal | Media mention

    The ride-sharing industry in the South Asian nation is already worth over a billion dollars a year between Uber and its main rival, Ola, and that figure could more than double in the next three years, according Arpan Sheth, a partner with Bain & Company.