Naresh Patwari

Director, TA Associates Advisory Pvt. Ltd.

Naresh leads investments in pharma/healthcare and consumer-facing industries across India and other emerging markets.

Naresh started at TA in 2014 and has been advising on investments in India and other emerging markets since 2010. He has deep domain experience in healthcare and pharma, consumer-facing industries and media. Naresh speaks fluent English, Hindi, Marwari and Bengali.

Career Highlights

  • Advised on investments in consumer, pharma/healthcare and TMT sectors
  • Prior to TA, advised 5 of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies on wide-ranging top management priorities

Former Experience

  • ICICI Venture, Mumbai – Principal focusing on Consumer, TMT and Energy investments
  • McKinsey & Company, New York – Engagement Manager, advising clients in Pharma & Healthcare, Private Equity and Industrials
  • Schlumberger – Field Engineer, managing offshore exploration operations in West Africa, Norway and Gulf of Mexico

Education

  • Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth – MBA, Edward Tuck Scholar with Distinction
  • Indian Institute of Technology – BTech, with Honors, Mechanical Engineering

Board Representation

Current

  • Shilpa Medicare
  • TCNS Clothing Company

Associated Investments

  • Atria Convergence Technologies

Former

  • Prior to TA: Adlabs Entertainment, Bremer Pharma GmbH and Devyani International (Observer)

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