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Ivy Capital Advisers (“Ivy”) is a highly skilled USA-based Mergers & Acquisitions firm with an office in Chandigarh to serve clients in India.

35+ Years of experience in:

Sell-side assistance

to mid-market Companies (USD $5 to $100m Turnover), to sell out to large multinational corporations, that seek acquisitions for strategic entry or expansion into Indian markets.

Corporate buy-side acquisitions

from initial development of Target Strategy to global identification of possible “bolt-on” candidates, in turn narrowed for approach and buy-out solicitation.

ICA is operated by 3 working partners with extensive business experience, supported by a staff of 10 highly skilled analysts (collectively “ICA Team”) located in California, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Bangalore and São Paulo, Brazil. The ICA Team possesses deep research competence and comprehensive knowledge of Strategic Planning, Business Development, Market Research, Marketing, Audit, Financial Statement Analysis and Operations—all highly necessary skill-sets to engage in Merger & Acquisition advice.

Additionally ICA draws from a wide network of corporate executives and analysts that are seasoned professionals in various areas of expertise.



A practicing Chartered Accountant since 1986, Satinder S. Kohli is a prominent and well-known professional in Chandigarh and in Punjab. His 70-person accountancy firm, S.S. Kohli & Associates, in Chandigarh is involved in all aspects of accounting, tax planning and financial consultancy to blue-chip organizations and to charitable and educational institutions with assets ranging from USD 1-2+ billion.

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Brij Madan is a graduate of the London School of Economics (“LSE”) and of the Graduate Business School at Columbia University, New York, where he received his Masters in Business Administration (“MBA”). Brij has overall carried out numerous strategic and business assignments in his area of expertise in global transportation and industrial market segments.


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An Attorney with a Doctorate in Law from University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in California, with prior undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Philosophy from the University of California at Davis. His engineering experience was gained at EBay and Oracle Corporation. In addition, James spent 15 years in the petrol station service industry as a Chevron certified dealer, and is highly experienced in the construction and operation of petrol stations from inception to completion.

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