Venture Capital (VC) and Private Equity (PE) investors have invested close to $17 billion in 706 companies in India between January 2004 – June 2007. Of these, they have exited from 160 companies either through IPOs or M&A.
And majority of the exits have been successful, as per Arun Natrajan, founder of Venture Intelligence. As per his estimates, there are about 100 active players in the market with 30-35 VCs and about 60 private equity investors.
via Asian AgeÂ