Avnish Mehra is Vice Chairman, Private Equity, of Everstone Capital, the private equity business of Everstone Group, which manages c. USD 7 billion of capital. He is also responsible for leading investments in the global technology, media and telecom sectors and overseeing cross border private equity investments. Avnish is a member of the Investment Committee of Everstone Capital.
Prior to Everstone, he played a leading role as Senior Director, in establishing the India business for Advent International, before which he was with Advent in Europe in the technology and media team. Avnish has also worked with leading firms in Asia and Europe, including HSBC, CIBC, ABN and Virgin Media. Avnish holds a Bachelor of Economics from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi, with a Master of Economics from Cambridge. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder from the CFA Institute in the USA.
Avnish is actively engaged on the boards of multiple current investments like Omega Healthcare, Apexon, Innoveo, Everlife, Translumina, Cprime, and MediaMint, having also been involved with past investments such as Sahyadri Hospitals, Servion, and Acqueon among others.