Private Equity

Propelling entrepreneurial potential onto the next leap

Motilal Oswal Private Equity

Motilal Oswal Private Equity began its journey in 2006 with a vision to emerge as the preferred alternative equity investment platform in the mid-market space in India and leverage MOFSL’s experience and capabilities in equity investments.

Preferred sectors

Financial Services


Niche Manufacturing

Life Sciences

Investment philosophy


Quality of business
  • Industry leadership and favorable industry structure
  • Sustained competitive advantage
  • Capital structure/low leverage
Quality of management
  • Integrity, competence, innovation and transparency
  • Focus on shareholder value
  • Corporate governance


  • Revenue growth and market share gains
  • Growth in margin and profitability
  • Reliable high-growth cash flows


  • Reasonable valuation relative to growth
  • High margin of safety


Longevity of quality and growth over a 15-20 year period
  • Long-term business relevance
  • Enduring competitive advantage
  • Secular industry growth

Select anchors of
our investment strategy