Mr. Mahesh Parasuraman serves as Co-Founder & Partner at Amicus Capital India. He serves as Managing Director,Asia Growth at The Carlyle Group. Mahesh Parasuraman was the Vice President focused on Asia growth capital opportunities. He is based in Mumbai. Prior to joining Carlyle, Mr. Parasuraman was with Ernst & Young Corporate Finance as an Associate Vice President focused on Technology, Media and Telecom sectors for four years. He was closely involved in most of the large M&A engagements in the IT Services & BPO sectors in India. Prior to Ernst & Young, Mr. Parasuraman was with Arthur Andersen in their Tax and Business Advisory Group for over four years where he was involved extensively in U.K. and India corporate taxes, cross border structuring, business re-structuring, joint venture partner search and India entry strategy. Mr. Parasuraman is currently on the Boards of Newgen Imaging Systems, Allsec Technologies, Elitecore Technologies and Repco Home Finance. Mr. Parasuraman is also associated with PE investments in Sharekhan, Financial Software & Systems, Learning Mate Solutions, etc., and has served on the boards of these companies. Mr. Parasuraman received his bachelor's degree in commerce from Bangalore University and is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) and Cost Accountant (CIMA).