What the team is known for
Regularly advises underwriters, foreign investors, banks, venture capitalists and leading asset management companies. Well regarded for its expertise in issues regarding IPOs, QIPs, FCCBs, GDRs and block trades. Regular involvement in overseas listings on the Singapore and UK stock exchanges, as well as Rule 144A and Regulation S deals. Able to draw on the strength of its banking practice for debt capital markets issues. Often handles transactions pertaining to the energy, infrastructure and real estate sectors, among others.
Strong client service is viewed as a key tenet of the department's offering: "They quickly understand the requirements of the client and are receptive to their point of view."
In addition, the team is reported by an interviewee to turn around work and "execute ideas" quickly, which is considered to be "immensely helpful."
Represented the bookrunning lead managers in the rights issue of Piramal Enterprises.
undertakes a body of work that encompasses QIPs, IPOs, block trades, rights issues and other matters. He is valued by a source for his "tremendous personal qualities"
and "complete knowledge of what he does."