Specialist in Infrastructure Development and Public Private Partnerships.

Strategic Management

Advises and invests in early stage startups, helping them strategically manage their growth.

Joint Ventures, Mergers 



Successfully completed several mergers and acquisitions in infrastructure, defence and healthcare.




Advised several provincial governments and private companies on large scale infrastructure projects.

If you are an entrepreneur, investor or organisation in the infrastructure, defence or healthcare sectors looking to set up shop in India, Sunil Tandon can advise on the key aspects of your business. 

He has set up the country’s first private port, roadway, SEZ, airport and defence shipyard from concept to completion, Sunil is an expert in financial structuring and project management for large scale infrastructure projects. Having spent the first half of his 36 year career working with the government, Sunil is perfectly placed to guide companies entering the Indian market through the maze of Indian bureaucracy.

During this time he has built relationships with international organisations such as the World Bank and IFC, worked with the French government, and built joint ventures with the likes of SAAB Sweden, Malaysian Airport Holding, Port of Singapore, Maersk (AP Moller Group) Denmark, Fraport Germany, and AMP Australia.

Capital Partners India

2001 - Present

Advises corporates on Strategy and Risk Mitigation, assists foreign investors and funds in due diligence processes, and assist companies in fundraising - equity and debt.

Chairman of Infrastructure Committees


Member and Chairman, Infrastructure at Confederation of Indian Industy, Bombay Chamber of Commerce and The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India. 

President & CEO of GMR Infrastructure 

Sunil Tandon's specialized areas of experience include setting up of large infrastructure projects. He has been credited with initializing and successfully implementing several large Public Private Partnership Projects in India.

Infrastructure Advisor to Indian Provincial Governments 

Mr. Tandon has worked in Government of India and with the State Governments of Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Orissa advising them on Public-Private Partnerships. 

Indian Administrative Service Officer 

A former Indian Administrative Service Officer, Sunil Tandon has held senior positions in state and central governments, including Secretary to the Union Minister of State for Finance.


Set up the country’s first private Defence Shipyard as Principal Advisor - Strategy to Pipavav Defence.

2005 - 2010

Managing Director of Aristin Capital, Ariston Advisory, and Ariston Fund. The Ariston Group focuses on fund management and private equity placement with specialisation in secondary transactions.


Set up first private Airport in India at Hyderabad. 


Director of first Indian private highway projects in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.


Responsible for India’s first private Special Economic Zone Positra.


Set up India’s first private Port and Railway.


Received Presidential Medal for Meritorious Service as an IAS officer.