PEOPLE

private equity fund
ABRAR MIR
ABRAR MIR
Managing Partner
ABRAR MIR
Managing Partner

 

  • Has over 20 years of private equity, investment banking, and healthcare sector experience.
  • He was previously the Global Head of Healthcare Investment Banking of Religare Capital Markets.
  • Prior to that, Managing Director with Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s global investment banking group.
  • Has led numerous private equity transactions across Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

Education:

  • Qualified international finance lawyer
  • M.Phil in International Law from University of Cambridge

Dr. Amit Varma
Dr. Amit Varma
Managing Partner
Dr. Amit Varma
Managing Partner

 

  • Has over 20 years of investment, operational, and clinical experience in the healthcare sector and is a renowned physician with healthcare management leadership.
  • He had led the international expansion initiatives of Fortis and affiliated companies and also spearheaded US$100 million India Build Out healthcare & education private equity fund.

Education:

  • MBBS, MD from University of Delhi, India
  • Super-specialty medical training from University of New York and University of Pittsburgh

Hank Klakurka
Hank Klakurka
Operating Partner
Hank Klakurka
Operating Partner

 

  • Former CEO of Merck Generics Group
  • Over 30 years of healthcare experience with global multinationals such as Genpharm, Merck and Mylan
  • Joined Merck KgaA (previously Genpharm) in 2001 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2003, where he was responsible for Merck’s global business as well as the development of Merck’s generic businesses in North, Central and South America

Education:

  • B.S. from University of Toronto’s Erindale College

Charles-Antoine Janssen
Charles-Antoine Janssen
Operating Partner
Charles-Antoine Janssen
Operating Partner

 

  • Board of Director of UCB, a global biopharma manufacturer. Worked in several senior management positions with UCB in Brussels, Austria, India and emerging markets, inter alia as Head of Global Business Development
  • Over 15 years of operating and investing experience with strong global networks
  • Previously co-founded Toolbox and Toolbox India, a non-profit organisation that provides management services to NGOs and has volunteered with several NGOs such as MSF and UNHCR

Education:

  • AMP from Harvard Business School
  • Bachelor in Laws from Brussels University (ULB

Dr. Wilder Fulford
Dr. Wilder Fulford
Operating Partner
Dr. Wilder Fulford
Operating Partner

 

  • Over 25 years of M&A, advisory and strategic experience across Europe and the US
  • Completed over 100 financing and M&A transactions with an aggregated value of over US$100 billion
  • Previously, Head of European Healthcare Investment Banking of Deutsche Bank, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch

Education:

  • PhD in Molecular Biology from The Rockefeller University
  • BSc in Biochemistry and English from University of Toronto

Tan Seang Teak
Tan Seang Teak
Senior Advisor
Tan Seang Teak
Senior Advisor

 

  • Over 30 years of experience in healthcare administration, project development and investment spanning across several Asean countries.
  • Successfully completed the USD900 million Gleneagles Hong Kong project within time and budget.
  • Previously, was the Executive Vice President of Healthcare and Wellness sector at Heliconia Capital Management, a subsidiary of Temasek, completing the M&A of portfolio in Vietnam. Prior to that, was the Group Chief Operating Officer of Hoan My Medical Corporation in Vietnam, the largest private healthcare group with 15 hospitals and also served as Chairman of Hanh Phuc International Hospital, Vietnam, a JCI accredited hospital.

Education:

  • MBA and Master in Science in Biotechnology from National University of Malaysia

Sunil Thakur
Sunil Thakur
Partner
Sunil Thakur
Partner

 

  • Has over 18 years of extensive healthcare investment and transaction experience across the Asia-Pacific market.
  • He has led and executed multi-billion-dollar and award winning deals across M&A and Capital Raise in the region.
  • He serves on the boards of many reputed healthcare companies and committees of eminent institutions driving national policies in the healthcare sector.
  • Previously, he worked as Director in Religare Capital Markets’ Southeast Asia Investment Banking team, executing M&A and ECM transactions

Education:

  • Masters in International Business from Delhi School of Economics

Ewan Davis
Ewan Davis
Managing Director
Ewan Davis
Managing Director

 

  • Has 15 years of private equity, M&A and capital markets experience and has spent the last decade in working in Asia.
  • He leads the South East Asia investment team for Quadria Capital responsible for all investments, portfolio management and divestment activities.
  • Has served or continues to serve in board and observer roles in some of Asia’s leading healthcare companies such as FV Hospital in Vietnam, Medical Specialists Asia in Singapore, Lablink in Malaysia, and SOHO in Indonesia.

Education:

  • Masters in Engineering Science and Post Graduate Study from the University of Oxford

Rahul Agarwal
Rahul Agarwal
Director
Rahul Agarwal
Director

 

  • Over 9 years of private equity and corporate finance advisory experience
  • Previously served as a Vice President with Religare Global Asset Management, as an Associate with the US$250 million Evolvence India Fund, with prior experience at E&Y transaction advisory

Education:

  • MBA in Finance and Strategy from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow
  • Chartered Accountant (CPA equivalent)

Abhishek Yadav
Abhishek Yadav
Director
Abhishek Yadav
Director

 

  • Has over 10 years of private equity and M&A experience across healthcare delivery and pharmaceutical domain.
  • He previously served as a Program Manager with HealthBridge Advisors, a boutique healthcare strategy consulting firm, and as part of M&A and Strategy team with Jubilant Life Sciences Ltd., an integrated pharmaceutical and life-sciences company.

Education:

  • MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad
  • Bachelors in Technology in Biotechnology from Amity University

MERVIN TEO
MERVIN TEO
Director
MERVIN TEO
Director

 

  • Has over 12 years of healthcare, private equity and strategy consulting experience across Asia.
  • Prior to Quadria Capital, was with Mizuho bank’s alternative investment business and before, a strategy consultant at PwC working on projects across industries with a focus on healthcare

Education:

  • Master of Science (Applied Finance), Singapore Management University
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Melbourne

Christy OI
Christy OI
Chief Operating Officer
Christy OI
Chief Operating Officer

 

  • Over 18 years of regional finance and operations experience across Asia ex China.
  • Previously with ING Bank, CBRE Global Investors and Ipsen Pharma.

Education:

  • Institute of Chartered Accountant, Australia
  • Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from Curtin University of Technology, Australia

Janice Trinh
Janice Trinh
Vice President
Janice Trinh
Vice President

 

  • Six years of investment equity research, and healthcare sector experience
  • Previously, investment analyst at Center Square Investment Management
  • Prior, equity analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York and Singapore covering healthcare and real estate

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science from Brigham Young University
  • CFA level 2 certified

Nicholas Low
Nicholas Low
Vice President
Nicholas Low
Vice President

 

  • Over 9 years of global healthcare investment banking experience across Europe, Japan and Southeast Asia
  • Previously with Nomura (Singapore), Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse (London)
  • Corporate business development with Ipsen Pharma
  • Executed over US$15 billion of transactions across M&A, licensing and capital markets financings

Education:

  • Masters in Investment Management (Distinction) from Cass Business School, City University London
  • Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from the University of Melbourne, Australia

Arshita Kapoor
Arshita Kapoor
Senior Associate
Arshita Kapoor
Senior Associate

 

  • Over 4 years of investment banking experience across M&A and Private Equity advisory
  • Previously worked as an Associate in Rothschild & Co’s Global Advisory business

Education:

  • MBA in Finance and Marketing from Xavier Labour Research Institute (XLRI), Jamshedpur
  • B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from Harcourt Butler Technological Institute

Alvin Ong
Alvin Ong
Senior Associate
Alvin Ong
Senior Associate

 

  • Over 3 years of investments and healthcare sector experience
  • Assisted in the evaluation and execution of transactions totalling over US$ 3 billion
  • Previously worked as an Associate in Khazanah Nasional Berhad covering healthcare

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Warwick under full scholarship
  • CFA level 2 certified

Melvin Lim
Melvin Lim
Associate
Melvin Lim
Associate

 

  • Four years of private equity investments and M&A advisory experience
  • Previously, part of Southeast Asia and Cross-border Private Equity team at Everstone Capital, covering Healthcare and BPO/IT Services
  • Prior to that, Investment Banking Analyst at BDA Partners covering Southeast Asia and China

Education:

  • Bachelor of Business Management, Singapore Management University
  • CFA Level 2 certified

Prakhar Gupta
Prakhar Gupta
Associate
Prakhar Gupta
Associate

 

  • Over 2 years of investment banking experience across M&A and Private Equity advisory
  • Previously worked as an Associate with Avendus Capital as part of the healthcare investment banking team

Education:

  • MBA in Finance and Marketing from XLRI Jamshedpur
  • B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Roorkee

ANJLI KAUSHAL
ANJLI KAUSHAL
Vice President Operations
ANJLI KAUSHAL
Vice President Operations

 

  • 10 years of experience in healthcare delivery, operations, healthcare IT, telemedicine, projects and business strategy with premier hospitals
  • Brings clinical and technical expertise to specific work streams to enable monitoring to enhance efficiency of Quadria portfolio companies
  • Successfully commissioned 1.4 Mn sqft, 1000 bed green field hospital project including licensing, medical equipment’s, manpower hiring’s, IT implementation and accreditation
  • Personal passion for the digital healthcare space with operating experience having run the largest TeleICU network in Asia

Education:

  • BScN, Executive MBA from National University of Singapore

Janice Yip
Janice Yip
Finance Controller
Janice Yip
Finance Controller

 

  • Over 3 years of Audit & Compliance experience, covering Financial Institutions and CMS License Holders
  • Formerly with KPMG Audit Services

Education:

  • Currently pursuing Certified Public Accountant of Singapore Certification
  • Bachelors in Accountancy from Nanyang Technological University

Devendra Sharma
Devendra Sharma
Finance Controller
Devendra Sharma
Finance Controller

 

  • Over 8 years of statutory and finance experience across private equity and auditing firms
  • Previously served with Religare Global Asset Management as part of the Central Corporate team and E&Y

Education:

  • Chartered Account (CPA Equivalent)

Koel Kumar
Koel Kumar
Head of ESG
Koel Kumar
Head of ESG

 

  • Over 15 years’ experience in ESG and Sustainability domain
  • Extensively worked on E&S related aspects with Corporates, Development Finance Institutions, Private Equity Funds across sectors in India and South East Asia
  • Previously Head of ESG and Impact management at EverSource Capital, worked with leading Sustainability Service providing Consultancies – ERM and EQMS and with Corporate EHS team at Reliance Industries Limited

Education:

  • PhD in Environmental Science, National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur University
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Environmental Law, National Law School, Bangalore
  • MSc in Environmental Science, Jiwaji University

Nivedita Pant
Nivedita Pant
Office Manager
Nivedita Pant
Office Manager

 

  • Over 12 years of experience of administration and human resource roles across hospital groups and asset management groups
  • Previously worked as an Executive Assistant to the Director of Fortis Healthcare and Religare Enterprises Limited

Education:

  • MBA in International Business

Samantha Tham
Samantha Tham
Office Manager
Samantha Tham
Office Manager

 

  • Over 10 years of human resources, administrative and operations experience with DBS Bank Ltd Singapore and American Express International, Inc.
  • CFA charterholder

Education:

  • Certification in Human Resources Management