Founded in 1994, Venus Capital Management, Inc. advises private funds invested in a variety of asset classes focused on India. A pioneer in launching one of the earliest India-dedicated hedge funds as well as creating alpha-producing arbitrage and relative value strategies, Venus Capital remains at the forefront of sourcing, developing and executing unique approaches for investors.
Over more than 20 years, Venus Capital has developed an unparalleled relationship-based ecosystem that includes brokers, analysts, fund managers and independent investors – all of whom are invaluable in assisting us in identifying, sourcing, and analyzing investment opportunities. A combination of unique insight and application of sound ideas helps Venus Capital in capitalizing upon the dynamic growth in India and related emerging markets.
Venus Capital’s risk-averse investment style has garnered numerous awards, including the 2004 and 2005 Asia-Hedge Fund of the Year Award, the 2007 HFM Week US award, the 2011 Hedge-week US and Europe award for Best Relative Value Fund, the 2011 HFM week best Macro fund under US$1bn award, the Hedgepo EM Fund of 2014 award, and the 2015 HFM Best Emerging Markets Fund award.
Based in Boston with affiliates in London and New Delhi, Venus Capital is an investment adviser to pension funds, endowments, institutions and family offices, as well as high-net-worth individuals. The firm is registered as an investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and as a Foreign Portfolio Investor (FPI) with the Securities and Exchange Board of India.