Here are the Funding and M&A deals happened in India for the week starting April 23rd 2012.
Funding, M&A Deals of the week [Apr 23rd to April 29th 2012]
|Funded Company / Acquired Company||Deal Type||Who Funded /
|Chernin Media Group||Private Equity||Providence Equity Partners||USD 200 Million||N/A (funding amount is tentative)|
|VRL Logistics Ltd.||Private Equity||New Silk Route||USD 35 Million||N/A|
|Appaswamy Real Estate Ltd.||Private Equity||Xander Inc.||USD 40 Million||For its upcoming project “Futura” in Chennai|
|Barbeque Nation||Private Equity||Tano Capital||USD 20 million||Deal yet to be finalized (Src: VCCircle.com)|
|Zero Waste Agro Organics Pvt Ltd||Majority Stake||Rallis India Ltd.||USD 5.5 million||For 51% stake in company|
|Indigo Consulting||Acquisition||Publicis Groupe||Undisclosed amount||Strategic Acquistion for expansion|
|Adiga’s||Private Equity||New Silk Route||Undisclosed amount||For general expansion of Business|
|Supertech||Private Equity||Walton Street Capital||USD 20 Million||For its upcoming real estate project in Noida|
|INOX Renewables Limited*||Private Equity||International Finance Corp (IFC)||USD 130 Million||*The deal is yet to be confirmed.|
|Talentsprint.com||Series A||Nexus Venture Partners||USD 4 Million||For Platform development & marketing expansion|
|Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd||Private equity||ChrysCapital||USD 57 Million||For general Business expansion|
|Star Drugs and Research Labs Ltd (SDRL)||Acquisition||Strides Arcolab Ltd||USD 24 Million||For general Business expansion|
|United Mobile Apps Pvt Ltd||Series A||Mumbai Angels, Blume Ventures, India Venture Partners & others||USD 1 Million||To scale up the team and invest in Technology & marketing.|
|Freshdesk.com||Series B||Tiger Global Management, Accel Partners,||USD 5 Million||ramp up engineering team and build product features|
|Forus Health Pvt. Ltd||Series A||Accel Partners, IDG Ventures||USD 5 Million||For general business expansion|
|Tek Travels||Majority Stake||MIH Group||Undisclosed amount||To strengthen their travel biz portal|
|Neepaz V Forge||Acquistion||Nagpur Automotive Industries Pvt Ltd||USD 44 million||Strategic Acquisition|
|Captronic Systems Pvt Ltd||Private Equity||Forum Synergies||USD 3 Million||For business expansion|
[We are sometimes unable to get the funding amounts, as they are not disclosed. However, we update this sheet when it becomes public. If you are aware of amounts, and they have not been put up in the table, please do get in touch with us.]
You can check out coverage of all the previous Weekly Funding & M&A deals round-up here.
Note: Even though we try our best to bring you all the funding / M&A deals of the week, there are always ones which go un-reported. Most of the deals which we put up here are published on multiple websites, and we do refer them to provide the accuracy of deal in question. If you know of the any that we have not covered, please let us know and we will be more than happy to add it to the list!