• Foreign investors will give the govt another 6-12 months: Srivatsan Rajan

    November 06, 2014 | Mint | Media mention

    According to Bain & Company partner Sri Rajan, the Indian government needs to implement a raft of economic reforms, improve the domestic business environment and put in place sector-specific strategies to attract significant foreign direct investment.

  • Modi and India’s reforms: A game of chicken

    November 06, 2014 | Financial Times | Media mention

    “We’re a bit mid-stream for the moment,” said Bain & Company partner Dale Cottrell at the India Economic Summit in New Delhi. Most participants agreed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be given some more time, but not too much, to turn the plans for reforms to make India more

  • NCDs, mental illnesses to cost India $4.58 trillion by 2030

    November 05, 2014 | Mint | Media mention

    “Healthcare is only a tiny portion of keeping people healthy. Preventive health has many aspects, including education, nutrition, food and beverages and exercise. There is a lot of opportunity for different sectors to contribute in this. For example, technology will allow people to make better

  • India back in favor with private equity firms

    October 14, 2014 | Nikkei Asian Review | Media mention

    A Bain & Company survey revealed that private equity managers have a renewed sense of optimism for the future of private equity in India. Bain partner Arpan Sheth notes that fund managers have started "believing, and seeing greater prospects of deals coming to their desks."

  • How we did it

    October 12, 2014 | Business Today | Media mention

    Bain & Company partner Sri Rajan sat on the jury that determined the winners of the fifth edition of Business Today's Best CFOs Survey. The survey, which was conducted in association with YES Bank, identified the top-performing CFOs in India for 2014.

  • LVMH dealmakers pair dumplings with Dom Perignon: Southeast Asia

    September 22, 2014 | Bloomberg | Media mention

    Bloomberg cited findings from Bain & Company’s Southeast Asia Private Equity study, which forecasted that “private equity dealmaking in Southeast Asia should grow faster than the rest of Asia Pacific this year.

  • Profitable exits in sight for private equity firms

    July 13, 2014 | The Financial Express | Media mention

    The stock markets in India show promise to private equity firms who may have the opportunity to sell “some of the investments they have been holding on to for years at good valuations.

  • Making it easy for business

    July 06, 2014 | Business Standard | Media mention

    India seeks to improve its rank in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business sweepstakes. According to Sudarshan Sampathkumar, a Bain & Company senior partner of the Industrial Goods & Services practice, “Replicating the best practices in each state on a national level is the way forward.

  • Paper boat surprises its makers with buoyant sales

    July 01, 2014 | Live Mint | Media mention

    Sandeep Barasia, a senior partner in Bain & Company’s Consumer Products practice, weighed in on the Indian beverage industry. According to Barasia, “Consumers are looking for variety and healthier options…especially, the youth in the metros and [in] 1 tier markets.

  • PPP needs a new model to work

    June 25, 2014 | Businessworld | Media mention

    Businessworld interviewed Gopal Sarma, a partner in Bain & Company’s New Delhi office and expert in the firm’s Infrastructure practice. Sarma discussed expectations on the industry’s budget for 2014.