Individual Members

Sanjay Bansal

Founder and Managing Partner - Aurum Equity Partners AND Director - Black Olive Ventures An investment-banking veteran with a knack of concluding large, complex transactions. Sanjay has over 20 years of experience,with a deep and on-ground understanding and exposure of handling more than a 100 mid and large sized transactions, across multiple sectors. Over the years, Sanjay has developed an expertise of concluding complex transactions that require a nuanced perspective of the client’s business, as well as, the macro environment impacting the client’s decisions. Sanjay is a passionate supporter and enabler of the entrepreneurial eco-system in India. He encourages aspiring and budding entrepreneurs through angel investments in early & concept stage companies. Sanjay is a charter member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) and the Indian Angel Network. Sanjay is a regular speaker at M&A, Private Equity, Education, FMCG , Real Estate & Hospitality Conferences. "I believe that boutique investment banks, established by professionals with solid on-ground experience are better positioned to work closely with the clients in delivering value" - Sanjay Bansal

Sector specialization: • Education • Consumer Markets & Retail • Agriculture, Food & Beverages • Real Estate & Hospitality • Automotives Deal Experience: 20+ years experience - over 100 deals Previous Work Experience: • Ambit Corporate Finance (Co-Founder and MD) • Arthur Andersen Global Corporate Finance • KPMG Corporate Finance • AF Ferguson and Co. Academic Experience: Chartered Accountant (The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) Advance Management Program (Kellogg Business School) Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) - SRCC at University of Delhi.