What the team is known for
Long-established practice which is well versed in advising large banks and financial institutions on complex structured transactions. Active across project finance, refinancing, acquisition finance and term loans. Also experienced in distressed debt transactions and syndicated lending. Recently active on deals in the renewable energy, transportation, real estate and pharmaceutical spaces.
One client commends the team and their ability to understand clients' needs: "They can easily understand the requirements of the clients and are receptive to the client’s point of view. It is easy to communicate complex points to them as they grasp them quickly. Their commercial awareness is also very good."
Another client notes: "We have found the partners acting for us to be very commercial and quick on the turnaround. They have always been commercially aware and we would commend them for client service."
Acted for the lenders REC and Power Finance Corporation in the INR10,000 crore facility provided to Adani Power relating to a thermal power project in Jharkhand.
is identified as a "sharp negotiator"
who is "sensitive to client needs and aware of nuances."
He represents notable international lenders and public bodies on a range of financing work, including project finance matters.
oversees a sizeable amount of NCD work, in addition to project finance and significant offshore credit facilities. Clients applaud his "commercial understanding"
and insightful explanation of risks.
is based in Bengaluru and is accustomed to representing both Indian and international clients. He oversees different types of financing work, in addition to regulatory issues.