BACKGROUND & PHILOSOPHY
ValPro Capital is the private investment arm of ANG Group
ANG Group is a four decades old, professionally managed business group having a presence in diversified business verticals including real estate, natural stone, travel and investment banking.
Being entrepreneurs ourselves, we understand nuances of running businesses. Coupled with our skill sets comprising of finance, marketing, legal and business administration, we are able to evaluate investments from a holistic perspective.
ValPro Capital thus scouts for and invests in opportunistic investments across asset classes ranging from private and public equity, real estate to art.
Apart from being a financial partner, we believe in adding value to our investments and investee companies – hence, the name ValPro (Value Prolific) Capital. We provide strategic inputs for scaling businesses, mentorship, potential client connects through our corporate connections, structuring advice, as well as funding advice for subsequent rounds.
We don’t look at opportunities which are the latest hot trend but believe in those which would align themselves with the continually changing global macroeconomic landscape.
We are medium to long term investors and believe in transparency and equity.
Anshuman Khanna is a Chartered Accountant and Lawyer by qualification possessing over 10 years experience in investing across asset classes, including real estate, listed equities, private equity and commodities. Having been actively involved in diverse areas of business including investment banking, real estate, international trade and shipping, Anshuman supplements investment acumen with hands-on experience of transaction execution, structuring, legal documentation, and international market and macro perspectives. Anshuman has advised on investment transactions valued in excess of USD 1 bn in areas ranging from education, oil & gas, shipping, real estate and cement. Anshuman has also held board positions in various companies including mining, oil trading, garments export and power generation.
An alumni of Shri Ram College of Commerce and a Chartered Accountant (Rank Holder), Chaitanya has experience in Taxation from Ernst & Young, and Capital Markets from JM Financial. He has worked on clients such as AT&T, Verizon, Bharti Airtel & Vodafone (during acquisition of Hutchinson) as well as the TATA Motors DVR issue to name a few. Chaitanya is well entrenched into the real estate sector having hands-on experience in the ultra-luxurious residential development space. He also has an avid interest in the stock market, thereby, actively tracking and investing in equity stocks.
Neha Khanna possesses experience in the field of investment banking, financial advisory, internal audit and risk management. After completing her Chartered Accountancy, Neha pursued an MBA from Said Business School, University of Oxford. She worked with PwC, India prior to joining ValPro, the investment banking and financial advisory firm behind Enablers. She is committed to building an eco-system for accelerating the growth of start-ups and SMEs in India. Her experience in end-to-end transaction execution enables her to understand different perspectives of clients’ needs.
ValPro Capital has over the years invested in numerous asset classes.
Following is an illustrative list for reference purposes only.
Early Stage/ Startups: Aarav Unmanned Systems, Bite Club, Net2Travel
Private Equity/PIPE: Shantha Biotech, ARO Granite
Real Estate: Marbella; Lodha – Blue Moon, Mumbai, South Court DLF
Art: Manjit Bawa, Manu Parekh, MF Hussain
Public Equities: Undisclosed portfolio