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Private Equity

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What the team is known for

Top-tier practice assisting major local and global funds and investors on the entire spectrum of private equity transactions such as fund formation, fund structuring, developing entry and exit strategies, share purchases and offshore funding. Enjoys a strong track record advising clients across a range of sectors, including the infrastructure, energy, real estate and technology industries in primary and secondary investments. Well placed to assist with regulatory and asset and fund management issues, as well as venture capital fundraisings.

Strengths

A client enthuses: "They are creative and insightful in guiding us through a wide range of structuring options, ultimately facilitating the negotiation of a mutually satisfactory solution. They remain dedicated, responsive and thorough throughout, and have been critical in achieving a successful outcome."

"They have a very good understanding of client requirements, nuances and sensitivities," notes one client, who explains further: "They provide solutions tailored to suit our structures and have genuinely become partners."

Work highlights

Acted for Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board and AustralianSuper on investments into the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund, with a combined investment commitment of USD2 billion.

Notable practitioners

Aditya Jha "has a good reputation in the market for fund formation," say market commentators. He represents a wide range of different types of investment funds, including both international and domestic clients.

Ganesh Rao is "very easy to work with, helpful, pragmatic and responsive," reports a source. He advises a wide range of funds, including real estate, special situations, pension and superannuation funds, on formation and investments.

Harsh Pais is well respected for handling cross-border private equity investments, including for pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other investors. According to one client, "he is practical and has a well-rounded view on things, helping us to think through lots of scenarios, and is available whenever we call," whilst another interviewee says that "he has excellent commercial judgement and a deep understanding of the issues that are of greatest concern to investors."

Kosturi Ghosh "is very well regarded" among market commentators for her active private equity practice. She has strong expertise in the TMT sector and handles both India-based and international transactions.

Nishant Parikh acts for leading global funds on investments in India, including in the education, manufacturing and infrastructure sectors. He is well suited to advising on deals with a restructuring element.

Sridhar Gorthi especially advises financial services clients on private equity investments in India. He regularly acts for international clients on big-ticket private equity investments, whilst also handling general M&A deals.

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Private Equity

Trilegal

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Location

Peninsula Business Park

17th Floor, Tower B,

Ganpat Rao Kadam Marg,

Lower Parel (West),

Mumbai

Maharashtra

India

400 013

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

India

Investment Funds


Aditya Jha
Up and Coming
Ganesh Rao
Band 2

Private Equity


Harsh Pais
Band 3
Kosturi Ghosh
Band 4
Nishant Parikh
Band 3
Sridhar Gorthi
Band 3