Extension Lecture Series

Event: Extension Lecture Series
Date: February 24, 2018
Speaker: Mr. Rishi Anand, Partner, Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Topic: Innovations in Law

Mr. Rishi is a corporate and commercial lawyer based in New Delhi. He specializes in private equity / venture capital investments, mergers & acquisitions, takeover and joint ventures. He has significant experience in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, foreign direct investments, joint ventures, general corporate, restructuring and reorganisations, with a particular focus on complex, high-end corporate transactions. He advices both buy side and sell side in strategic sale transactions in India as well as financial investor stake sales.

Having worked for leading firms in Singapore, China and India, Mr. Rishi brings a unique mix of international and entrepreneurial experience into his practice. As a Partner in the Firm’s General Corporate Practice, he is noted for his skill in navigating the intricacies of complex issues with his commercial approach as well as his proven ability to efficiently manage deals from start to finish. He brings to the table his vast experience working with foreign clients as well as international counsel structuring complex private equity deals, mergers and acquisitions spanning several jurisdictions, advising clients on Indian acquisition strategies, foreign exchange control regulations and other regulatory aspects. He represents both private equity funds as well as several large Indian corporates in connection with investments into companies engaged in business in various sectors in India. His work experience ranges across various sectors including real estate and infrastructure, technology, retail and e-commerce, pharmaceuticals & healthcare, defence and education, to name a few.

In addition to his corporate practice, Mr. Rishi is Visiting Faculty at Symbiosis Law School, NOIDA, where he teaches a course on Mergers and Acquisition. His merit and leadership was recently endorsed by Legal Era (India’s leading magazine on business and legal world), which awarded him the ‘Rising Stars Award 2016’.

Mr. Rishi has graduated from Symbiosis International University, Pune, India and has completed LL.M from National University of Singapore (NUS).