Parimal Depala

Parimal Depala

Diligence & Transaction Specialist
London, UK
Business ConsultingCapital Raising M&ACFO/COODue DiligenceFinancial AnalysisFinancial Modeling / Due DiligenceLeverage BuyoutsMarket SizingMergers & AcquisitionsPrivate EquityUnderwritingValuation

About me

  • Parimal is an investment professional specializing in deal execution and strategic projects. Among the many hats he wears, he is a co-founder at Ardra Partners where he provides both investor and company support on transactions, a Partner at Atoc Capital, helping family offices invest growth equity capital in Mexico, and, a Principal Consultant at Fidelman.
  • Parimal has a wide range of experience at all stages of the investment life cycle of a company. He was previously a Principal at Greybull Capital, a special situations and distressed assets private investment firm, where he did everything from investment analysis and sourcing opportunities to instituting cash flow management and reporting policies at portfolio companies. 
  • Parimal started his career in Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. He then transitioned to Private Equity at CCMP Capital focusing on investments in the Consumer, Retail and Business Services sectors with a mandate to invest $3.6BN in North America and Europe. While at CCMP, he was responsible for new investments and portfolio companies including Pure Gym, the UK’s #1 value gym operator; and Volotea, a Spanish airline operating underserved tertiary routes across Europe.
  • Parimal has a First Class Masters in Theoretical Physics from Imperial College London


Ardra Partners, Founder & CEO

Nov 2019 – present

  • Corporate and financial consulting focusing on deal execution 
  • Full diligence process management from initial screening all the way to exit


Greybull Capital, Principal

Jan 2019 – Nov 2019

  • Sourced and analysed new opportunities and bolt-on deals for a portfolio company
  • Managed and exited portfolio companies 


Atoc Capital, Co-Founder

Jan 2019 – present

  • Growth Equity fund focused on investing in small and medium sized companies in Mexico
  • Established a network of growth investors


CCMP Capital Advisors, Investment Associate

Oct 2014 – Dec 2017

  • Analysed investment opportunities 
  • Managed and monitored portfolio companies including Pure Gym and Volotea


Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Investment Banking Analyst

Jul 2012 – Sep 2014

  • Advisory and deal process management, Financial analysis and modelling, diligence etc.

Parimal Depala

Remote Management Consulting

Business Continuity