Nishant Navin

Founder and Managing Partner

Nishant is a seasoned Investment Banker with about 17 years of rich experience of driving M&A and Capital Raising transactions across the sectors.

Nishant started his Investment Banking career with Goldman Sachs where he was involved in sell-side M&A advisory to BEA Systems for its USD 8.5 billion acquisition by Oracle. He has played multiple advisory roles including that of M&A Banker and Capital Raising Advisor at MAPE Advisory Group, Allegro Advisors & Grameen Capital - Investment Banking firms he earlier worked with. Prior to founding DIA Capital Advisors, Nishant was with Brand Capital (Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. or The Times Group), where he managed Exits from portfolio of unlisted equity investments across sectors.

Nishant has an established track record of crafting, leading and closing several M&A and Fund Raising transactions with early-stage companies as well as emerging and large Indian corporate.

Nishant holds a PGDM from Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Kozhikode with a major in Finance, and a B. Tech. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati.