Future PE investments would be led by India’s continuing consumption story, realistic valuations, globally competitive businesses, rising private entrepreneurship, the ability to support businesses going global and innovation, said the report.
Eager to support solid cos
Sanjeev Krishan, Leader — Private Equity PwC India, said, “Investments will see a spurt in the infrastructure and manufacturing sectors over time. PE investors are also eager to support solid Indian companies with proven local presence, to expand in overseas markets.”
The next investment cycle would see consolidation in the PE space with 70-80 players forming the universe, said the report. Due diligence on companies would become more rigorous and governance quality would become a differentiator.
Source : http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/economy/india-has-potential-to-get-40-b-pe-investment-pwc-survey/article6100898.ece