Ajit Nedungadi

Managing Partner

Ajit is a Managing Partner and co-heads the Core Investment Committee. He also heads TA’s European efforts out of London and is actively engaged in investments in India.

Ajit is a member of TA’s Executive and Portfolio Committees, and Co-Chair of TA’s Core Investment Committee. He joined TA in 1999 and has 22 years of experience in the private equity industry. Ajit’s primary focus is in the technology industry, but he has also sponsored investments across the asset management, insurance brokerage, medical device and healthcare services and consumer/e-commerce sectors.

Career Highlights

  • Founded TA’s European efforts in 2003; led the early efforts in investing in India in 2006
  • Named Managing Partner in January 2017
  • Sponsored 27 investments, 21 of which are fully or partially exited, totaling over $3 billion of invested capital
  • Sponsored investments in Europe, the US and India across technology, asset management, payments, medical devices, healthcare services, insurance brokerage, telecom and consumer
  • Significant technology experience – nine software, three telecom, one semiconductor and two eCommerce investments
  • Exits include eight strategic sales, four IPOs and six secondary sales to PE

Former Experience

  • Trilogy Software
  • Investcorp International – Associate specializing in leveraged buyout transactions
  • Credit Suisse First Boston – Analyst in the Mergers and Acquisitions department

Education

  • Harvard Business School – MBA, Baker Scholar
  • Yale University – BS, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Electrical Engineering and Economics

Board Representation

Current

  • The Access Group
  • Eurowag
  • ITRS

Former

  • Alma Lasers
  • CIPRÉS
  • CMOSIS
  • DNCA Finance
  • Drive Assist
  • eDreams
  • Idea Cellular
  • Interswitch
  • ION Investment Group
  • ION Trading
  • SmartStream Technologies
  • Sophos
  • WIND TELECOM

Former Active Investor

  • AVG Technologies
  • Dr Lal PathLabs
  • Jupiter Fund Management
  • M and M Direct

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