Akshay is the Managing Partner at the Firm. He specialises in areas pertaining to M&A, PE and General Corporate Commercial. He has advised on various marquee transactions including one of the largest PE acquisitions of a strategic stake in PRL Developers by Warburg Pincus; Brookfield’s acquisition of Hotel Leelaventures Ltd., and Blackstone’s acquisition of stake in commercial/ office space real estate portfolio of the K Raheja Corp Group, India amongst others.
Akshay has been practicing law since 1994. He completed LL.B from London School of Economics, University of London, and B.A. (Economics) from University of Bombay
Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa, Bombay Bar Association, International Bar Association, Inter-Pacific Bar Association, Entrepreneurs Organisation, Law Society (England & Wales), American Bar Association (Associate Member)
Akshay has been ranked for over 5 years with RSG Consulting and constantly been ranked by top global legal directories. He has been recognised in the “A-list of India’s top 100 lawyers” by India Business Law Journal for 3 consecutive years. He has also been recognised
as a “Distinguished Practitioner” for Corporate/M&A and Real Estate by Asialaw Profiles, 2020 and “Highly Regarded Lawyer” by IFLR, 2018-20 for Investment funds, Private Equity, M&A and Real estate acquisitions.