Global Corporate Advisor Newsletter - September 2016 issue

Global Corporate Advisor

Welcome to the September 2016 issue of Global Corporate Advisor. In this issue, we discuss the strategic role that a corporate finance advisory firm can play when entrusted with the buy-side mandate. From research to strategic repositioning and creating a diversified product offering, the buyside mandate can be interpreted widely to the company’s advantage.

The second article addresses the startup climate in India, which is seeing a policy level push by the government. To be effective, start-ups need to identify the pain points in various sectors and undertake initiatives that address these, whether in the food technology, e-commerce or in overall research and development. India has the potential to become a global driver of innovation by harnessing its strong domestic market, deep talent pool, and underlying culture of frugal innovation.