Capri Stressed Assets Fund invests INR 375 Crore in UNBRAKO

The World-renowned fasteners brand

Mumbai, 14 June 2022: Capri Stressed Assets Fund (Capri Fund) – managed by Capri
Xponentia Managers LLP (CXM) announced its first investment in Deepak Fasteners Limited.
Capri Fund has taken significant minority stake in the company. The investment is structured
in combination of debt, convertible and equity.


Through the investment raised, the Ludhiana-based company provided exit to select lenders
turning a new leaf in its journey. The Company, by capitalizing on its strong brand, market
positioning and distribution network, targets to emerge as a major player in the industrial
fasteners segment, world-wide, over the next few years. The unique transaction structure
designed for investment is aimed to assist the Company in its growth endeavor. The
Company intends to come out with a public offering of its equity shares in the next few
years. From Capri Fund, Umesh Biyani and Ankit Jain shall be inducted as Nominee Director
on the Board of the Company.


Commenting on the transaction, Rajesh Sharma, Founder of Capri Global Group said, “We
are thrilled to partner with Deepak Fasteners Limited. By realigning the capital structure and
reducing debt to sustainable levels, the investment is structured to fuel the Company’s
growth plan. It is our belief that the company is at the cusp of emerging as a preferred
fastener partner for the Indian industry driven by its strong world-renowned ‘Unbrako’
brand, excellent manufacturing capabilities and the unfolding India growth story. This
investment underlines our philosophy of working with companies having strong and
resilient business models, help them turnaround their business operations and evolve as a
major player within their industry.”


Sanjeev Kalra, Promoter of Deepak Fasteners said, “Our vision is to continue being the
world leader in designing, manufacturing and marketing of premium quality industrial
fasteners. We plan to capture a major share of global market for industrial fasteners with an
extensive and accessible worldwide marketing and distribution network and with our range
of Made-in-India “Unbrako” fasteners. Capri Xponentia’s investment is a testament to
our capability and potential. We are confident that we will be able to achieve our future
targets and come out with an IPO in near future”.
Aarayaa Advisory Services Private Limited advised the Company on the transaction.

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