Lawyer profile for Asia-Pacific 2021
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Private Equity - India
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Iqbal Khan, a Senior Corporate Partner with the firm, regularly advises some of the largest global financial investors (such as Apax, Brookfield, CVC and TPG) and strategic investors (such as Asian Paints, Cemex, L&T, SBD and S&P), and specialises in PE investments, complex private and public M&As (domestic and cross-border), JVs and foreign investment laws.
Key recent transactions: TPG’s investment in RIL Jio and Reliance Retail Ventures; L&T’s divestiture of E&A business; and PayTM’s acquisition of Raheja QBE Insurance.
Iqbal completed his J.D. from Columbia Law School (as Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar) and LL.B. from The LSE (UK). He also worked at K&E and Paul, Weiss in New York.
The Bar Council of Maharashtra & Goa and the New York Bar.
ICLG’s M&A Laws and Regulations Guide for India, 2019 / 20, and Getting The Deal Through’s Private M&A Guide, 2019 / 20.
Key Rankings: India’s Super 50 Lawyers for 2020 by ALB; One of the Asian Dealmakers of the Year 2020 by ALB; and Indian M&A Lawyer of the Year. Client Testimonials: “…he is one of the top lawyers in his field” and “...he is immensely insightful, helpful and far superior to others in his field”).