For Immediate Release
Madison Street Capital Expands its Operations in India with Kolkata Office Opening
New Office will Support Firms Expansion in Eastern & North-Eastern India
Chicago – January 2015 – Madison Street Capital announced today the opening of a new office in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Madison Street Capital will operate the office through its Indian subsidiary, Madison Street Capital India PVT LTD. Located at 155A, A.J.C Bose Rd, the new office will be led by Abhishek Misra, Regional Head, and Tapas Mitra, Assistant Regional Head. The announcement was made by Madison Street Capital CEO Charles Botchway.
“Kolkata is a key part of our expansion plans in India as it is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal, and is the principal commercial and financial center of Eastern and North Eastern India,” said Charles Botchway, CEO of Madison Street Capital. “Under the leadership of Jaydip Sinha, our operations in India have continued to expand with the formation of several notable strategic partnerships and alliances with renowned organizations throughout India. We look forward to establishing a presence in Eastern and North Eastern India and assisting businesses in meeting their strategic goals and financial needs.”
Entering India in 2010, Madison Street Capital has established itself as a trusted provider of corporate financial advisor services to numerous businesses and organizations throughout the country. Additionally, the firm has formed several strategic partnerships and alliances with many leading public and private institutions, including; the Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, the Lal Bahadur Shastri Institute of Management, the National Productivity Council and the MSME Technology Development Centre.
“As the business center of Eastern & North-Eastern India, we felt that opening an office in Kolkata was an essential step in the expansion of our business here in India,” said Jaydip Sinha, Managing Director of Madison Street Capital and head of the firm’s operations in India. Abhishek and Tapas are very experienced and talented professionals that have excelled as strategic advisors and consultants throughout their careers. They will play a pivotal role in our future successes, assisting small and medium enterprises in this region in identifying innovative growth solutions for collaboration and capital raising through Madison Street Capital.”
Abhishek Misra will join Madison Street Capital as the Regional Head of the firms operations in Kolkata and will spearhead the offices growth and development. A seasoned consultant and project manager, Mr. Misra has nearly a decade of experience working with large and mid-size technology firms, including: WSA Technology, IBM-ACE and Webzemini Software PVT. LTD. Earning a degree in Physics with honors from Calcutta University, Mr. Misra has continued his studies by earning a postgraduate diploma as well as a master’s degree in computer applications from CV Raman University.
Tapas Mitra will join Madison Street Capital as Assistant Regional Head of the firms operations in Kolkata. His career has included positions with many leading technology companies, including, IBM-ACE, Signotron, and Webzemini where he is an Executive Director. Throughout his career, he has overseen a variety of projects, including: managing custom software development, costing & budgeting, ROI analysis, vendor management, and cross-functional team management. Mr. Mitra is a graduate of the University of Calcutta, where he earned a degree in Physics. Since graduating, he has gone on to earn an advanced certificate in Software Engineering (ACSE) from IBM India and a diploma in Civil Engineering from Calcutta Engineering College.
About Madison Street Capital:
Madison Street Capital is an international investment banking firm that provides mergers and acquisitions (M&A) advisory, financial advisory, financing services, valuation services, and operational improvement and restructuring services to public and private businesses as well as financial asset management companies. Madison Street Capital has focused expertise in partnering with middle-market firms to successfully navigate complex transactions and successfully assist clients in optimizing the potential of their organizations. Madison Street Capital’s experienced professionals serve clients across the globe from offices in North America, Asia, and Africa. For additional information, please visit our website at www.madisonstreetcapital.com or give us a call at 312-529-7000.