Knowledge-led Boutique Investment Bank

We are a boutique investment bank focused on providing financial advice on mergers, acquisitions, restructurings and capital market advisory to corporations, financial sponsors & sovereign wealth funds, financial institutions, start-ups, AIFs and governments. We are a knowledge led organization with a deep understanding of multiple sectors, including technology-driven new economy sectors.

True to our name, through our determined, value-driven, focused and yet nimble and innovative approach, we at NovaaOne aim to make a positive impact on our clients.

Our entrepreneurial ethos, which stems from our leadership, percolates into our culture & people and drives our idea-based, knowledge-led and independent approach to complex situations.

Our people, our ideas and our values are the core pillars of NovaaOne. We believe in building strong and deeply personal long-term relationships with all our partners; be it our clients, our people or the society at large.

our founding

We believe that there is a significant unsatisfied demand for high quality professionals to provide truly independent financial and strategic advice based on experienced judgement and personal availability.

Our team’s unique track record in advising global corporations, new ventures, families, significant shareholders, senior management teams and Boards of Directors on strategic, restructuring and financial situations and mergers and acquisitions transactions is our greatest asset.

We have built deeply personal long-term relationships of trust with our clients. This along with our unparalleled structuring expertise, ability to execute complex transactions and deep understanding of capital markets is our key differentiator.

We have created a firm with a unique culture of partnership and teamwork that allows us to attract and work with the best people in the industry.

our services

  • Comprehensive Start-up Offering

    • In a rapidly expanding start-up ecosystem, our offering aims to address the challenges faced by start-ups, its founders as well as the investors for fundraising
    • We bridge the gap between the inventors and the investors by acting as a one-stop solution for all parties involved in this ecosystem
    • We offer an efficient, agile, and personalized platform experience with complete confidentiality
    • Our offering includes private and public financing, M&A and other solutions
  • Offering to AIF Sponsors

    • Alternative Investment Fund (AIF) is a fund established or incorporated in India which is a privately pooled investment vehicle that collects funds from sophisticated investors for investing it in accordance with a defined investment policy
    • We provide advisory services to sponsors of AIFs, wherein we handhold them through the entire AIF setup process including planning, preparation, structuring, regulatory approvals, and marketing for fund mobilization
    • We leverage our deep domain expertise to assist the sponsor in drawing out its investment thesis
    • We utilize our network of global and domestic investors for fund mobilisation
  • SEBI Registered Merchant Banker

    • We are a SEBI registered merchant banker. This enables us to provide a broader range of product such as management of open offers and buy-backs
  • Capital Markets Advisory

    • Value creation through alignment and positioning of businesses with investors
    • Advisory for IPO planning and structuring for prospective IPO candidates
    • IPO advisory wherein we handhold an issuer for their capital market/ listing transaction which includes planning, preparation, execution and post-transaction services
    • Capital raising from private sources for listed and unlisted companies
  • Offering to Financial Sponsors

    • Potential investment/ strategic ideas
    • Potential targets for private capital with a path to IPO
    • Portfolio optimization ideas by providing solution around exits
  • M&A and Strategic Advisory

    • Domestic/ cross-border M&A
    • M&A advisory to listed and unlisted entities
      • Sell side processes
      • Buy side advice
    • Corporate advisory
      • Financial restructuring involving complex multi-dimensional financial structures
    • Strategic advice on capital allocation and value optimization
    • Large and Mid market transactions
    • Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) advisory
    • Value unlocking through restructuring solutions

our transactions

Completed Transactions


  • c.INR 250 cr

    Manager to the offer of delisting for its subsidiary Shreyas Shipping
    (Delisting offer failed due to non-acceptance of Counter Offer)

  • Undisclosed

    Advisor to ICICI Bank for the delisting of ICICI Securities pursuant to a scheme of arrangement

  • c. USD 4.5bn

    Advised on the merger of Indian consumer business with

  • Undisclosed

    Advised on the sale of rabies vaccine business in India and select emerging markets

  • Undisclosed

    Advised the Promoters to acquire stake from the PE Fund

  • c.USD 490 mn

    Advised on the acquisition of 24.98% stake from GA & Fairfax

  • USD 85 mn

    Advised Perfect Day on the successful bid of Sterling Biotech, a company undergoing liquidation on a going concern basis


  • Undisclosed

    Strategic advisory to Etihad Airways for its investment in India

  • Undisclosed

    Strategic advisory to a global telecom player on its investment in India

  • Undisclosed

    Board advisory on payment of royalty to parent company

  • Undisclosed

    Strategic advisory to Jera on SPAC of ReNew Power

Capital Market

  • c.INR 1,500 cr

    Sole advisor to Karnataka Bank for capital raise through Preferential Issue and QIP over three tranches

  • c. USD 236 mn

    IPO advisory to India’s fastest growing consumer electrical company

  • c. USD 420 mn

    IPO Advisory to a tech-enabled financial services company

  • Undisclosed

    IPO advisory to a global manufacturer of MedTech devices

  • c. USD 620 mn

    IPO advisory to the largest affordable housing NBFC in India

  • c. USD 750 mn

    IPO advisory to a global manufacturer of auto components

our principles

As individuals and as a firm we are wholly committed to our principles.

Our Clients
Come First

Our Reputation
Is Key

Our People Are
Our Assets


Creativity, Agility And
Solution Oriented Approach

work with us

We are dedicated to attracting and retaining extraordinary contributors. A variety of initiatives and programs offer our team the opportunity to grow and develop their careers, be rewarded and recognized for their efforts.

Collaboration is the cornerstone of life at NovaaOne. We support a culture of meritocracy and teamwork.

We seek to hire professionals at all levels from diverse backgrounds who share our aspiration to be recognized as the best in our field. To apply, please engage with us at

connect with us

NovaaOne Capital Pvt. Ltd.

902, One World Centre, 9th floor, Tower 2A
841, Senapati Bapat Marg, Prabhadevi
Mumbai, Maharashtra 400013, India
+91 22 6246 6000