True North is a uniquely structured firm with a successful track record of transforming businesses in India.

The True North team consists of a balanced mix of investment and business professionals, who between them, bring several hundred years of investing and operating experience. True North team is one of the largest in India and is unique in the size and role of its business transformation team- many of whom have been with True North since inception, the core members form a highly stable team. Rich in talent, they share a range of diverse experiences. Committed to values-based decision making and collective functioning, the team maintains a low profile, working steadily and silently to achieve its goals.

Managing Partner

managing director

Vishal Nevatia

Managing Partner

Vishal has been the Managing Partner since the companys inception in 1999. He plays a crucial role in defining the strategies, building the team and managing all the stakeholder relationships. He has also been involved in investing in new businesses, as well as in supporting portfolio companies. A Commerce graduate and qualified Chartered Accountant, Vishal earlier worked with Andersen for 11 years, rising to the position of Director, Corporate Finance.

Fund Management

The Fund Management Team is responsible for identifying emerging industries; identifying, evaluating, concluding and monitoring investments; identifying roll-up opportunities, balance-sheet management for portfolio companies and managing exits.

Divya Sehgal Divya Sehgal Partner
Srikrishna Dwaram Srikrishna Dwaram Partner
Vikram Nirula Vikram Nirula Partner
Satish Chander Satish Chander Managing Director
Abhishek Goenka Abhishek Goenka Vice President
Gagan Joshi Gagan Joshi Vice President
Nitin Nayak Nitin Nayak Director
Daniel Rebello Daniel Rebello Analyst
Karan Wadhwa Karan Wadhwa Analyst
Shashi Shekhar Mahajan Shashi Shekhar Mahajan Analyst
Swathi S Swathi S Analyst

Business Management

The Business Management Team provides an operational perspective at the time of underwriting. Post investment, the team actively engages with portfolio companies in providing entrepreneurship, attracting and mentoring talent, evolving business strategies, developing and monitoring business plans, and facilitating institutionalisation of business processes.

Ashish Bhargava Ashish Bhargava Partner
Haresh Chawla Haresh Chawla Partner
Pramod Kabra Pramod Kabra Partner
Rajiv Sabharwal Rajiv Sabharwal Partner
Sanjay Arte Sanjay Arte Partner
Anand Narayan Ramachandran Anand Narayan Ramachandran Chief Digital Officer
Ernest Louis Ernest Louis Chief People Officer
Santhanam Rajagopalan Santhanam Rajagopalan Managing Director
Rahul Kapani Rahul Kapani Director
Sumit Nadgir Sumit Nadgir Director
Naitik Gada Naitik Gada Vice President
Rohan Dixit Rohan Dixit Vice President
Roli Sanghi Roli Sanghi Director
Shilpa Khichi Shilpa Khichi Vice President
Varun Kejriwal Varun Kejriwal Vice President
Pranav Ghodke Pranav Ghodke Assistant Manager

Seconded to Businesses

Maninder Singh Juneja Maninder Singh Juneja Chief Executive Officer - NBHC
Parvez Mulla Parvez Mulla Deputy Chief Executive Officer - NBHC

Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors consists of individuals from different backgrounds with immense knowledge, experience and networking strengths which are invaluable for underwriting and building admired businesses.

Mr. Ajay Shah Mr. Ajay Shah
Mr. AN Roy Mr. AN Roy
Mr. Dhananjay Mungle Mr. Dhananjay Mungle
Mr. MK Sharma Mr. MK Sharma
Mr. Sekhar Natarajan Mr. Sekhar Natarajan

Corporate Management

The Corporate Management Team is responsible for finance, treasury, deal closing, management of banking and investor relationships for the Firm.

Paras Nayyar Paras Nayyar Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer
Priyank Shrivastava Priyank Shrivastava Manager