Walton Street India

Walton Street India is an India-focussed Real Estate Investment Manager. As a fiduciary, it has been investing, managing third-party institutional/ retail capital across its Equity and Debt platforms, with the residential/ housing segment at the core of the asset portfolio.

Earlier, for over a decade since its inception, under the aegis of Walton Street Capital, the Management team of Walton Street India – Kaushik Desai, Vinit Prabhugaonkar and Vimal Jangla, managed Equity investments of ~USD 175Mn. In late 2013, this team established the Debt platform and has since raised substantial pool of institutional and HNI capital. It’s currently managing an AUM of ~USD 200Mn across series of vehicles

In May 2021, Walton Street Capital sold it’s Debt business to the Management team of Walton Street India. This Management Buyout was backed by Blacksoil Capital, which picked up a majority stake in Walton Street India.

Blacksoil Group

For over a decade, BlackSoil has pioneered in providing distinctive consultation and financing resources and has worked extensively with start-ups, high growth companies, and real estate developers with tailor-made investment products, with the commitment to create value for all the stakeholders. The group has built a quality loan book by deploying INR 2,145 crore across 130+ deals. Blacksoil group’s has a real estate loan book of ~INR 980 cr across 40 deals. Blacksoil Group already partnered with the affiliates of Walton Street Capital, LLC and provided them exit along with WSI Team.

The BlackSoil team is headed by eminent industry personalities and consists of specific domain experts with rich understanding of what companies across all stages need, fulfilling those requirements with advisory and debt facilities that meet the new age demands of growing businesses, sponsors, and investors.

For information on Blacksoil Group, please visit www.blacksoil.co.in