Experienced and talented teams with complementary expertise across functions and sectors


Pramod Ahuja

Ahuja, Pramod

Partner, Tata Capital Growth Fund

Pramod is a founding Partner of the Tata Capital Growth Fund, which has raised US$ 240 million since inception. Pramod joined Tata Capital in April 2008 and since then has evaluated, sourced and consummated a variety of investments. He is experienced across private equity, public equity and investment banking in India and the United Kingdom.

Rajat Bhat

Awasthi, Akhil

Managing Partner, Tata Capital Growth Fund

Since joining Tata Capital in 2009, Akhil has raised US$ 240 million from International as well as Indian LPs with a final close in November 2011. Akhil is actively involved in portfolio management through presence on Board and other committees. He is experienced across the financial services sector - private equity, asset management and corporate banking.

Vineet Chadha

Chadha, Vineet

Partner, Tata Capital Innovations Fund

Vineet joined Tata Capital in December 2009 and is a part of the leadership team which successfully raised and managed investments relating to the Tata Capital Innovations Fund. Vineet’s experience is across private equity, investment banking and shop floor manufacturing.

Visalakshi Chandramouli

Chandramouli, Visalakshi

Partner, Tata Capital Healthcare Fund

Visalakshi joined Tata Capital in May 2008 and is the founding Partner of Tata Capital Healthcare Fund. Her experience spans across healthcare private equity, healthcare equity research and pharmaceutical R&D. Visalakshi leads the healthcare fund team and drives the fund raising and investment management activities of the fund.

Sanjay Chaudhary

Chaudhary, Sanjay

Director, Tata Capital Healthcare Fund

Sanjay joined Tata Capital in August 2010 and leads the investments in the healthcare sector. He is experienced across strategy consulting, transactions, and private equity.  He has extensively advised private equity funds and companies on transactions in the healthcare sector.

Mohan Harshey

Harshey, Mohan

Partner, Tata Capital Innovations Fund

Mohan conceptualized Tata Capital Innovations Fund in 2009 and set up the fund as well as the team. He led the efforts in successfully raising the fund. He has vast experience in investments, merchant banking, SME & Corporate lending and private equity.

Jaokar Mahesh

Jaokar, Mahesh

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Private Equity

Mahesh Jaokar is Vice President, Finance at Tata Capital and handles Fund Accounting and Administration, including Investor Relationships. He has 16 years of experience in Risk Management, Audit, Treasury Management, Reporting, Strategy and planning, Accounting and Investor Relations.

Bobby Pauly

Pauly, Bobby

Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund

Bobby started his career in 1998 and has experience in consulting and private equity sectors. He has been with Tata Capital since October 2007, being one of the founding members of the private equity team at Tata Capital. Bobby was assigned to the Tata Opportunities Fund in early 2010 as the first member of the Fund’s advisory team.



Gautham Radhakrishnan

Radhakrishnan, Gautham

Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund

Gautham joined Tata Capital in 2013 and has been a private equity investor since 2001. Previously, he was a Director with Actis in Mumbai and a Principal at Warburg Pincus in London. His investing and board level experience covers the technology, business services, financial services, industrial and consumer sectors including venture, growth and leveraged buyouts.



T.A. Ramkumar

Ramkumar, T.A.

Head, Tata Capital Special Situations Fund - Trust

Ramkumar conceptualized and heads the Tata Capital Special Situations Fund. He successfully completed the fund raising from the large PSU banks in India. Prior to joining Tata Capital, he was Vice‐President (Corporate Affairs) & Secretary of Tata AutoComp Systems Limited, the auto‐component arm of the Tatas.

Padmanabh (Paddy) Sinha

Padmanabh (Paddy) Sinha 

Managing Partner, Tata Opportunities Fund

Paddy started his career in 1995 and has experience spanning private equity, entrepreneurship & investment banking, with a track record of driving investments, portfolio management and divestments.

Ashutosh Tyagi

Tyagi, Ashutosh

Senior Vice President, Private Equity

Ashutosh works across the current PE funds with close involvement in activities related to setting up of new funds. He joined Tata Capital in October 2011 and before moving to the Private Equity business in April 2012, he was deputed as the CEO of a company supported by Tata Capital in the area of education and entertainment.

Vamesh Chovatia

Chovatia, Vamesh

Partner – Tata Capital Healthcare Fund

Vamesh joined Tata Capital in March 2015 as Partner of the Tata Capital Healthcare Fund. He has over 25+ years of experience in investment banking and private equity advisory. His experience spans managing investments and advising businesses across multiple industries. Vamesh co-lead’s the healthcare fund team and will be actively involved in managing the full lifecycle of new fundraising, investing, portfolio management and divestments.