Maximal Capital Difference

Disruptive fee structure

Unlike industry, we strive to make most of our fees being linked to returns generated for clients

Non-institutional approach

Unlike industry, we have an opportunistic style which includes taking active cash & valuation calls

Private equity (PE) style

Unlike industry which relies mostly on sell side research, our experience allows us to do deep primary research

Business like investing

Unlike industry, we have a concentrated approach of investing in things we know very well

Our Story

Maximal was founded in 2017 by Sarvesh Gupta, SEBI registered investment adviser with registration #INA000007960. Sarvesh has been reading and practising the art of value of investing for over 15 years. He has also spent the last 10 years working professionally in the investment management space across public equity and private equity firms.

Before Maximal, Sarvesh was the Portfolio Manager with Trivantage Capital, a SEBI registered PMS firm with registration #INP000004656 and assets under management and advice over INR 1000 crores. At Trivantage, he managed multiple portfolios and generated returns in the range of 37 to 73% for high net-worth individuals as well as family offices & institutional capital.

Before Trivantage, Sarvesh was Principal with Gaja Capital, one of India’s best-known private equity firm with AUM over INR 2000 crores. At Gaja, he researched and invested in a variety of companies ranging from consumer, financial services, Infra/capital goods etc.

Sarvesh is an MBA from Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA). At IIMA, he was ranked amongst the top 6% of students in terms of academic performance. Before IIMA, he finished his engineering at the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT KGP) where he was a silver medallist in his department.

Sarvesh is an avid reader and owes much of his success in investing in his diverse reading habit ranging from philosophy, psychology, strategy as well as various styles of investing.