Rohit Walia, Executive Vice Chairman and CEO, Sarasin-Alpen and Alpen Capital Group
In keeping with its expansion plans, Alpen Capital India Private Limited announced the opening of its fourth office in India, in the Eastern Indian city of Kolkata. A presence in Kolkata will enable Alpen Capital to tap the vast opportunities that are present in the Eastern Indian market.
Alpen Capital is an investment banking group headquartered in Dubai, UAE. It also has a presence in other GCC locations such as Qatar, Oman and Bahrain. Alpen Capital launched its operations in India in 2009 with offices in New Delhi and Mumbai, expanded to Bengaluru in 2012.It is registered with a Merchant Banking license with the Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI). This license enables AlpenCapital to provide an entire range of merchant banking services to its Indian clients that include issue management services, investment advisory services in the areas of Debt, M & A, Equity and debt syndication.
“India presents a lot of opportunities and we already successfully established our presence in some of the key cities. We have worked with some of the largest conglomerates and business families especially focusing on the India-GCC corridor. Kolkata gives us access to the Eastern Indian markets and we see a lot of business potential in the region”,says RohitWalia, Executive Vice Chairman & CEO, Alpen Capital Group.
“The opening of the Kolkata office has strengthened our presence in India. With our expertise in closing several complex transactions across the areas of M &A and equity in India over the past few years, we hope that we will work towards exceeding our clients’ expectations”, says Shiv Khazanchi, Managing Director and Head of India operations, Alpen Capital India Private Limited.