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February 06, 2016 11:01 PM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of New Silk Route

Company Overview

New Silk Route is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in growth capital, middle market, late stage, and buyout investments. It prefers to invest in the consumer services and fast moving consumer goods, specialty retail, education, infrastructure, ports, logistics, telecommunication, media, manufacturing, IT, e-commerce, engineering, medical devices, restaurant chains, food and beverages, value-added manufacturing and engineering, renewable energy including wind and solar energy, and financial services sectors. The firm prefers to invest in Asia with focus on India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, South Asia, East Asia, Middle East, and other emerging Asian economies. In i...

New York, NY 

United States

Founded in 2006

Key Executives for New Silk Route

Founding General Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 59
Operating Partner
General Partner
Age: 60
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

New Silk Route Key Developments

New Silk Route Names Arvind Malhan as Partner

New Silk Route has named Arvind Malhan as partner. Prior to being elevated to partner status, Malhan, an alum of The Wharton School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, served as principal at New Silk Route, which he joined in 2010. The press release also stated that prior to joining NSR, Arvind served as executive director at JP Morgan Private Capital Asia, and Director of TVG Capital, an Asian PE firm focused on telecom, media and information technology investments across Asia, where he started the firm's India office and served on the boards of portfolio companies.

NEW SILK ROUTE GROWTH CAPITAL Presents at ICBI's The 9th Annual SuperReturn Middle East 2015, Nov-09-2015 05:00 PM

NEW SILK ROUTE GROWTH CAPITAL Presents at ICBI's The 9th Annual SuperReturn Middle East 2015, Nov-09-2015 05:00 PM. Venue: Ritz-Carlton, Dubai International Financial Centre, Gate Village, DIFC, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Speakers: Jens Yahya Zimmermann, Partner and Managing Director.

Sunny Varkey Reportedly In Talks To Acquire Varsity Education Stake

GEMS Education’s Sunny Varkey may acquire stake in Varsity Education Management Pvt Ltd. According to two sources close to the matter, Sunny Varkey is in talks to purchase a stake in Varsity Education from New Silk Route (NSR). Among other bidders eying NSRs stake in Versity Education are The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG) and Actis Capital, LLP. Varsity Education said that its promoters had no participation in this transaction. According to the news report, e-mails sent to GEMS Education, NSR and Carlyle did not receive any response. The deal is likely to value Varsity Education Management at around $1 billion, the sources said.

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