(PTI) Rishabh Instruments, a global energy efficiency solution company, has filed preliminary papers with markets regulator Sebi to mop-up funds through an initial public offering (IPO).
The IPO comprises a fresh issue of equity shares aggregating to up to ₹75 crore and an offer for sale (OFS) for up to 94.17 lakh equity shares by its promoter group shareholders and an existing investor, according to its draft red herring prospectus (DRHP).
Under the OFS, Asha Narendra Goliya will offload 25 lakh equity shares, Narendra Rishabh Goliya (HUF) will sell 5.17 lakh shares, Rishabh Narendra Goliya will dispose of 4 lakh shares and SACEF Holdings II will sell 60 lakh equity shares in the company.
Going by the draft papers, the firm may explore a pre-IPO placement aggregating to ₹15 crore. If such a placement is undertaken, the size of the fresh issue will be reduced.
Proceeds from the issue worth ₹59.50 crore will be utilised towards financing the expansion of its manufacturing facility in Nashik and for general corporate purposes.
The Nashik-based firm focused on electrical automation, metering and measurement, precision engineered products with diverse applications across industries, including power, automotive and other industrial sectors.
It is one of the leading companies in terms of manufacturing and supply of low voltage current transformers and analog panel meters.
The equity shares of the company are proposed to be listed on both –- NSE and BSE.
DAM Capital Advisors, Mirae Asset Capital Markets (India) and Motilal Oswal Investment Advisors Ltd are the book-running lead managers to the issue.
For the financial year ended March 2022, the company's net profit stood at ₹49.65 crore, whereas its revenue from operations rose to ₹470.25 crore in FY22, as compared to ₹389.96 crore in the previous fiscal.