Link Legal acted as the Indian Legal Counsel to Claranet Group Limited, UK (“Claranet”), a leading managed IT services provider, on its 100% acquisition of NotSoSecure Global Services Limited, UK (“NSS Global”), ethical hacking training and penetration testing experts with subsidiaries in India and U.S.A and clients including internationally-renowned businesses, government agencies, FTSE 250 and Fortune 500 companies.

Claranet is an award-winning and leading managed IT services provider with revenue of GBP 325 million, over 6,500 customers and more than 1,800 employees based in 24 offices and 43 data centres across 7 European countries and Brazil.

Link Legal advised on the Indian leg of the transaction including conducting due diligence of the Indian subsidiary of NSS Global, advising on Indian law related compliances and drafting India related documentation. Link Legal team comprised of Mr. Nusrat Hassan (Co-Managing Partner), Ms. Yosham Vardhan (Counsel) and Ms. Tanvi Goyal (Associate).

Bircham Dyson Bell LLP acted as English legal counsel for Claranet.