Noida-based R Techniques, based in 1993 by Rekhi, is a number one supplier of digital IT services, specializing in product engineering, and serves over 250 clients in know-how, media, telecom, and monetary companies sectors globally.
R Techniques employs over 4,400 folks throughout 18 supply facilities in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and India. It reported income within the 12-months ending September at Rs 1,445 crore, a 36 per cent year-on-year development.
Rekhi and different promoters at the moment maintain 52% stake in R Techniques, which Blackstone will purchase for Rs 245 per share. Rekhi will proceed to information the corporate in his function as a non-executive advisor.
Blackstone may also launch a conditional delisting provide, at a value of Rs 246 per share. It may be famous that IT/ITeS has been one of many strongest funding theses for Blackstone within the nation and it has pumped in round USD 7 billion into home corporations like
, VFS, TaskUs IBS software program, Intelenet, Simplilearn amongst others.
In 2022, Blackstone had closed out VFS for $2 billion, ASK Wealth for $1 billion and $300 million in Xpressbees.
On the newest deal, Mukesh Mehta, a senior managing director at Blackstone, stated as a frontrunner in outsourced software program product improvement, R Techniques, is well-positioned to profit from digitalization tailwinds, shorter product launch cycles and elevated openness to outsource product improvement.
“This funding follows our long-standing conviction in IT companies and builds on our observe file within the sector globally,” he stated.
Rekhi stated he’s assured of Blackstone taking R Techniques on the trail to its subsequent stage of development. The workers, clients, and companions will acquire immensely from this partnership with Blackstone, he added.
BDA Companions acted because the monetary advisor to the sellers of R Techniques. AZB & Companions acted as authorized advisor to the sellers. KPMG, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett acted as advisors to Blackstone.
R Techniques maintains 18 improvement and repair facilities to serve clients in North America, Europe, and APAC and operates over 25 workplaces worldwide.
As a number one funding agency Blackstone investments worth stands at USD 954 billion globally.