Hamsa Asset Management

Funds managed

Fund nameAsset class – categoryLicense
Hamsa Solar Fund 1Private equity – Renewable energySEBI AIF CAT 2


Hamsa Asset Management Private Limited is a private incorporated on 24 July 2020. It is classified as a Non-govt company and is registered at Registrar of Companies, Chennai. The firm’s AGM was last held on N/A and as per records from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, its balance sheet was last filed on N/A. The firm wants to provide its Investors a hassle-free approach to invest in renewable energy projects.

Key staff

Arjun Santhanakrishna (Co-founder) – Serial Entrepreneur across Middle East and India including business ventures in Contract Manufacturing, Outdoor Media & E-Commerce. With over 20+ years of experience in the industry and being director at PKF Sridhar & Santhanam LLP, SANDS business, & SANDS technologies. Partner at GSC and CEO of GS Global. Experience in fundraising for Outdoor Media in the Middle East. Experience in building and scaling diverse businesses

Anish Shankar (Co-founder) – Entrepreneur across Professional Services & Tech between the Middle East and India, with a background in Finance and Economics. Experience in Transaction Advisory and Consulting with Ernst & Young and Greatsands Consulting across the USA, Middle East, and India markets. Strong understanding of Finance and Business

Mathew Mazhuvanchery (Co-founder) – Entrepreneur proven in fast-growth energy aggregation platforms with established implementation team. Sold his last energy business Aggrego to KKR; Aggrego managed 38 oil rigs for various operators. A systems engineer, Master Mariner and an MBA graduate of Oxford University, Mathew brings strong entrepreneurial experience.

Ruchir Punjabi (Co-founder) – Founder & Chair of leading digital agency Langoor – sold to Havas Group; Langoor had 250+ staff across 5 offices. A computer science graduate from Sydney University. Experience building and scaling businesses in India. Strong understanding of marketing and technology

Sudhakar Kadavasal (Co-founder) – Serial Entrepreneur across Manufacturing & Tech. Manages family offices across Chennai and Dubai with a diversified portfolio of 8 businesses and other assets. Experience deploying energy projects in India

Investment philosophy

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Hamsa is launching India’s first renewable energy AIF with a target 15% Equity IRR to investors over 10 years

The first close is 18 months from launch with a minimum size of Rs. 20 crores while the final close is 36 months from launch with a target size of Rs. 50 crores. There is also a green-shoe option of an additional Rs. 20 crores. The minimum investment for participation is Rs. 1 Crore.

Distributed Energy is the platform that connects renewable projects with funders and entrepreneurs Arjun Santhanakrishnan and Anish Shankar. They will be the Infrastructure Manager for this AIF.



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