Former Blackstone India MD Amit Jain joins Carlyle
Amit Jain, former senior managing director at Blackstone India, has joined US-based PE firm Carlyle as Managing Director based in Mumbai and Co-Head of the Carlyle India investment advisory team.
Since becoming one of the first international private equity firms to enter the region in 2005, Carlyle has invested and committed over $5.5 billion in the country across 44 investments to date, said a press statement.
At Carlyle, Jain will lead the investment advisory team and oversee the team’s investment strategy across a broad range of sectors. He will work with Neeraj Bharadwaj, who continues his role as Co-Head of the Carlyle India investment advisory team, added the statement.