A Closer Look at Consolidation: The Sonata-Jeevika Acquisition

Akhand Tiwari, Michael Chasnow


This case study takes an in-depth look at the first acquisition in Indian microfinance, Sonata Finance’s purchase of Jeevika Livelihood Support Organisation’s entire microfinance operations in August 2007. The insights presented in the case study will be useful for microfinance practitioners, investors and other stakeholders.



Thematic Area

Institutions and Society