Sistema Asia Capital
Sumit Jain is Senior Partner at Sistema Asia Capital (SA Cap) Advisory based out of Bangalore. He joined SA Cap Advisory from Kalaari Capital in 2018.
Sumit advises SA Cap investments in the space of enterprise software, healthcare, education, AI/data analytics, AR/VR, IOT and consumer tech. He serves as a Board member of Seclore.
Sumit brings nearly 15 years of operational, advisory and investment experience to his role. Prior to SA Cap Advisory Sumit served on the boards of 15+ portfolio companies as primary board member or observer. While at Kalaari, he was involved in raising Kalaari Fund II (US$164M) and Fund III (US$290M) including building investment thesis, capital deployment model, sector focus, due diligence and Limited Partner presentations. He also played a key role in sourcing and executing 7 investments across the 2 funds and supported 3 exits from the portfolio. Earlier, while at HSBC, Sumit advised multiple clients on cross-border and domestic M&As and JVs and was associated with capital markets and leveraged buyout transactions in his role as an Associate with the Investment Banking division. He started his career at BG Group India as a Business Analyst and worked across group companies in telecom, E&P and gas distribution.
Sumit is an alumnus of IIM Calcutta and IIT Kharagpur.