IFLR India M&A Forum 2016

14 September 2016, Four Seasons Mumbai


Confirmed speakers at this year's event included:

Pramod Rao

general counsel
Citi India

Pramod joined Citi India in July 2013, and is responsible for the Legal & Secretarial functions within Citi India including Institutional Clients Group (encompassing Investment Banking, Corporate Bank, Markets & Securities Services, Trade & Transaction Services), Global Consumer Bank and various Citi India legal entities. He also oversees Citi Security & Investigative Services (CSIS). Based in Mumbai, Pramod chairs the Citi India Diversity Council and is a member of various internal management and oversight committees.

Pramod previously worked with Induslaw, a law firm as a resident partner, overseeing the Banking and Finance practice. He joined IndusLaw in 2012 and was instrumental to setting up the office in Mumbai.

Prior to Induslaw, Pramod worked with ICICI Bank for 16 years, where he joined in August 1996 upon obtaining B.A.LL.B (Hons) degree from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore (NLSIU) after a brief stint at Mulla and Mulla Craigie Blunt & Caroe). He then rose to become the General Counsel of ICICI Bank in December 2005 and served in that capacity until April 2012. During the course of his career at ICICI Bank, Pramod has overseen the legal function for all segments of the bank. During his time there, he also advised the Board of Directors and various Board constituted committees and served on the Board of Directors of various ICICI group companies.

Pramod is presently a member of the Legal & Banking Operations Committee of Indian Banks' Association (IBA) and of the National Committee for Regulatory Affairs constituted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). Pramod also is the Chairman of the Fund Raising & Resource Mobilization Committee of IDIA Increasing Diversity by Increasing Access an NGO dedicated to assisting students from underprivileged background entering premier law schools in India. He is a member of the initial and interim Governing Board of the NLSIU Alumni Association. He serves as a non-executive Director on the Board of Directors of Ameretat Technologies Pvt. Ltd. and Cloudseed Education Pvt. Ltd.

He also participates in and contributes to various law and regulatory reform initiatives of the government, regulators and industry forums.

Ajay Candade

principal, private equity

Ajay Candade is a Principal in KKR's India private equity team and is based in Mumbai. At KKR, he has been involved in investments in TVS Logistics and Magma Fincorp. He currently serves on the board of directors of TVS Logistics and Magma Housing Finance Limited.  Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Candade was with Warburg Pincus in Mumbai, where he was involved with investments in Alliance Tire Group, Continental Warehousing Corporation Limited, ICICI Bank, Max India, and Max Healthcare. Previously, he has worked as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company in New York and Mumbai.
Mr. Candade holds a B.Tech. from the Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T) Madras, where he graduated as a Governor's Gold medalist, and an M.B.A. from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated as a Palmer Scholar.

Chakradhar Varadarajan

head corporate legal 
Godrej Industries

Chakradhar Varadarajan currently is a member of Godrej Leadership Forum and is the “Head Corporate Legal”, Godrej Industries Limited, Godrej Consumer Products Limited & Nature’s Basket Limited, Mumbai, India.

Mr.Chakradhar is a qualified legal counsel with a post-qualification experience of 27 years in which he spent about 24 years as an in-house counsel adding immense professional experience in legal affairs of various dimension in companies such as Hindustan Unilever Limited, Cargill India Private Limited, ITC Limited’s Corporate Legal team, Tata Cellular, Nagarjuna Investment Trust.

The corporate in-house counsel roles over these years, the exposure and involvement in various aspects of business laws including the domains such as contracts, consumer protection, immovable property as well as business acquisitions, packaged commodities and legal metrology rules, sales taxes, central excise, arbitration and litigation has kept a mark to get him before us now.

As to educational credentials, with early childhood and schooling being in different parts of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, he moved over to Tamil Nadu to obtain graduate degree in law from Coimbatore Law College, Bharathiar University, Tamil Nadu.  Mr.Chakradhar also holds the record of being the very 1st student with a 5 year law degree to have enrolled in the Bar Council of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad in November 1988.

Chakradhar can converse fluently in Telugu, Tamil, English and Hindi.

Geoff Burgess

Debevoise & Plimpton      

Geoffrey Burgess is a corporate partner with a broad international practice that ranges from private equity and cross-border mergers & acquisitions to joint ventures and intricate financing transactions.

Mr. Burgess is ranked for Indian and Russian transactional work by Chambers Global (2012-2015) where he is noted as a great lawyer, very astute and constantly a step ahead of events.Sources also praise his ability to quickly understand and hold to a negotiating position, as well as his good identification of the legal issues. Chambers Asia Pacific (2016) notes Mr. Burgess for leading the firm's India group, which is ranked as a leading international firm for India related M&A. He is recommended in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2016), and according to The Legal 500 Asia Pacific (2013), clients and peers praise Mr. Burgess for being very good on India-related matters. He is recommended by The Legal 500 UK (2015) for M&A: upper mid-market and premium deals, as well as for work in emerging markets. The guide notes that he is known for a broad-ranging Russia, CIS and India Practice. The Legal 500 UK (2013) described him as excellent and responsive and particularly distinguished by his ability to strategically navigate complex negotiations. Mr. Burgess is ranked as a leading individual in Chambers Europe (2012, 2013 & 2014) and described as having considerable experience in advising Russian clients from his London base. Sources add that he enjoys a huge amount of respect and stands out for his aviation experience, though his practice ranges from private equity and international mergers & acquisitions, to financings and joint ventures.

Mr. Burgess joined the firm in 1997 and has been resident in the London office since 1999. He is a member of the Legal and Regulatory Committee of the Africa Venture Capital Association and recently served on a UN/WTO committee for the preparation of a model joint venture agreement. Mr. Burgess has been a member of the board of advisors of the Survey of East European Law, Columbia University School of Law since 1993.

Rajat Sethi

S&R Associates  

Rajat Sethi's M&A practice covers foreign investment, joint ventures, private equity, competition, corporate governance, regulation and restructuring matters. He has advised Fortune 500 corporations, Indian companies and private equity firms on acquisitions and sales, investments and exits, joint ventures and shareholder disputes.

Rajat has been recognized as a leading lawyer by IFLR1000 for M&A; and by RSG India Report for Corporate M&A and Private Equity. In 2015, Rajat taught a course on mergers and acquisitions at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore.

Rajat previously worked with P&A Law Offices and the chambers of Mr. Arun Jaitley.

William Chua

Debevoise & Plimpton        

William Chua is a corporate partner based in Hong Kong. Mr. Chua is a broad-gauged transactional lawyer with deep experience in private equity and strategic M&A, finance and capital markets. He also has substantial experience counseling on corporate governance matters, including advising, structuring and implementing insider trading programs, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance procedures and board crisis management response plans, as well as designing and implementing due diligence programs under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and laws and regulations relating to economic sanctions.

Mr. Chua has advised on M&A deals throughout Asia. His experience spans private equity and strategic deals and includes takeovers, leveraged buyouts, “going private” transactions, divestitures and spin-offs. He also has a significant finance and capital markets practice, including debt and borrower-focused acquisition and leveraged finance, and IPOs.

Mr. Chua also has significant experience in transactions involving banks, insurance companies, broker-dealers and other financial institutions. In recent years, these matters have spanned acquisitions and other control transactions, securities offerings, strategic investments, financing transactions, asset sales and other divestitures as well as regulatory matters.

Mr. Chua has worked on some of the largest and most cutting-edge cross-border transactions, including: the largest IPO ever (Alibaba Group), the largest LBO of a U.S.-listed Chinese company (Focus Media); the first takeover in the PRC Internet sector (Sohu-ChinaRen); the largest Hong Kong IPO in history and the largest IPO in the insurance sector (AIA); the largest Asian corporate bonds (Alibaba Group; Hutchison Whampoa); the first hostile takeover attempt in the PRC Internet sector (Shanda Interactive-Sina Corp.); the first control transaction involving a publicly-listed company in Hong Kong using a partial offer structure (Yue Xiu Enterprises-Chong Hing Bank); and the first successfully completed spin-off by a Nasdaq-listed company via a listing in Hong Kong (CHNR).

Mr. Chua is currently serving as an officer of the International Bar Association's Securities Law Committee and is Vice Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Subcommittee. He is also serving on the Asia Advisory Council of The Lawrenceville School.
Mr. Chua joined Debevoise in 2015. He was previously a partner for over a decade at another leading Wall Street law firm, where he was resident in the New York, Beijing and Hong Kong offices. A Hong Kong native, Mr. Chua began his career in New York before relocating to Hong Kong, and has practiced in Asia for over 15 years.

Mr. Chua completed an A.B. at Princeton University in 1991, and a J.D. at Harvard Law School in 1994. He is admitted to the bar in New York and Hong Kong, and speaks Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese.

Cyril Shroff

managing partner,
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Mr. Cyril Shroff is the Managing Partner of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (The Firm) and previously was the Managing Partner of Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co., India's largest and foremost law firm. The Firm has nearly 600 lawyers with offices in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai and Ahmedabad.

With over 33 years of experience in a range of areas, including corporate laws, securities markets, banking, infrastructure and others, Mr. Shroff is regarded and has been consistently rated as India's top corporate, banking and project finance lawyer by several international surveys, including those conducted by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Euromoney, Chambers Global, Asia Legal 500, Asia Law and others.  He has won numerous awards from Legal Publications.

Mr. Shroff has been recognized as a legendary figure in the Indian legal community and is consistently ranked as a star practitioner in India by Chambers Global. Mr. Shroff is often regarded as the M&A King of India. He has authored several publications on legal topics. He is a member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Study of the Legal Profession established by the Harvard Law School, a member of the Advisory Board of the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) and on Board of IIM, Trichy.

Mr. Shroff was admitted to the Bar in 1982 after receiving his B.A., LLB degree from the Government Law College in Mumbai. He is a Solicitor, High Court of Bombay, since 1983.

Sidharth Bhasin

Shearman & Sterling

Nidhi Parekh

senior vice president
Citigroup Global Markets India

Nidhi Parekh, Senior Vice President, CGM – IB/ CMO Legal, has eight years of experience in securities markets. She completed her graduation in Business Administration and Law with honors in Corporate Law from National Law University, Jodhpur. She started her career as a capital markets lawyer at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (erstwhile Amarchand Mangaldas Suresh A. Shroff & Co.) in 2007 and recently moved from the firm after performing the role of Partner Designate. She has worked on various pioneering transactions including the first and only issuance of Indian Depository Receipts and landmark deals including one of the largest stock exchange sale by the co-founders of a conglomerate in IT space. She has also actively participated in reviewing various regulatory policies. She was also one of the panelist at the IFLR – Capital Markets Forum 2015 in Mumbai.

Jinal Shah

Orrick India

Jinal Shah advises private and public companies, funds and investors on high-value cross border M&A, private equity, joint ventures and strategic investments. He has advised clients on a wide range of commercial agreements and often helps multinational businesses reconcile the regulatory and compliance regimes of the various jurisdictions in which they operate. Jinal also represents issuers and financial institutions on capital markets transactions (debt and equity) and provides general advice on company and commercial issues to corporate clients.

Jinal has experience in a wide range of sectors most notably in technology, media, entertainment, power, mining and natural resources, manufacturing and financial services. Jinal is the principal contact for Orrick's India Practice Group and has advised on numerous emerging markets transactions.

Nishant Parikh

head of corporate practice and partner

Nishant Parikh is Partner, Trilegal and serves as a board member of the firm. He also heads the corporate practice. He has extensive experience in the areas of restructuring, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and equity and mezzanine investments.

Nishant has worked with several leading banks, funds, financial institutions and multinational corporations on a broad range of matters. He also has significant experience in M&A in the banking and financial services sector.

He specialises in advising on resolution of distressed assets and has been highly effective in strategising, structuring and implementing exit strategies for some of the biggest funds and financial institutions.

He has advised numerous multinational corporations and funds on the intricacies of foreign investment regulations in India that would impact their entry and exit strategies, regulatory issues and concerns that typically arise in Indian deals and negotiating with Indian promoters.

Nishant’s private equity / hedge fund clients include The Blackstone Group, The D. E. Shaw Group, Farallon Capital Partners, Morgan Stanley Private Equity, Goldman Sachs, the State General Reserve Fund of Oman, Citadel Investment Group and Blackriver. He has advised these clients extensively in connection with their equity investments, exits, and restructuring of existing investments.
Nishant is an alumnus of National Law School of India University, Bangalore. He is a member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa.

Ajay Bahl

managing partner

Delano Furtado


Delano Furtado is Partner, Trilegal and part of the corporate practice group. His primary practice areas are mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate restructuring and disposals, private equity and venture capital.

Delano has worked with several domestic companies and multinational corporations in the context of both inbound and outbound acquisition transactions. Delano has also advised private equity funds and venture capital investors in connection with their financial investments in listed and closely held Indian companies. 

He specialises in strategic M&A and has broad experience in complex, cross border M&A transactions involving clients from Europe, the U.S. and Latin America and has advised them on various Indian law issues impacting their entry and exit strategies. 

Some of his clients include Heineken N.V, Hochtief AG, Brisa – Auto-Estradas-de-Portugal, Vulcabras Azaleia S.A, the Andrade Gutierrez Group, Lauren Engineers and Constructors, Imerys, Alliance Boots, Heidelberg AG, TietoEnator Corporation, Giorgio Armani, Godrej Group, Tata Power Company, Larsen & Toubro and Mumbai International Airport.

The private equity and venture capital funds he has advised include JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Abraaj Capital, NEA Venture Partners, Bessemer Venture Partners, Clearstone Venture Partners and Milestone Capital in connection with their equity investments in India.

Delano has been awarded the ‘Young Lawyer of the Year 2014 (Male)’ by IDEX Legal Awards. Delano is an alumnus of ILS, Pune, India. He is a member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, India.         

Ambareesh Murty

founder & CEO

Ambareesh Murty turned entrepreneur and launched Pepperfry.com in January 2012. In less than three years, he has established Pepperfry as India’s leading Online Furniture and Home marketplace with over a million customers. Prior to founding Pepperfry, he was the Country Manager of eBay India, Philippines and Malaysia, where he step jumped eBay’s growth by tailoring products and processes to local requirements while delivering a superior customer experience. During his tenure with eBay he also served as the Vice Chairman of the Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI). Ambareesh started his career with Cadbury’s and has also held senior management positions at ICICI Prudential and Britannia. Ambareesh holds a B.E. from the Delhi College of Engineering and is an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. In his free time, he closely follows FC Barcelona, loves to read and collects Zippo lighters and memorabilia from Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels.

Reeba Chacko

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas

Shishir Vayttaden is a partner with the Corporate Practice at Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. He has advised Indian and overseas clients for over ten years experience on M&A and corporate reorganizations. He worked in Delhi for seven years and is now based in the firm’s Mumbai office.

He regularly advises Fortune 500 companies like Abbott Labs, Prudential Financial Inc., Softbank and Blackstone. He has also worked extensively with several large Indian groups. Notable transactions that he has recently advised on include the merger of ING Vysya Bank with Kotak Mahindra Bank and the acquisition by BNP Paribas SA of Sharekhan Limited.

Shishir has advised on public M&A and the structuring of transactions in listed companies. His book on the SEBI’s takeover regulations (Shishir Vayttaden on SEBI’s Takeover Regulations) was published by Lexis Nexis Butterworths in 2010.

He graduated in 2005 from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. He was included in the “40 under 45” list of Indian Lawyer 250 in 2013.

Ajay Vaidya

chief legal and compliance officer
Kotak Mahindra Capital

Arun Madhu

general counsel
Nexus Venture Partners

Arun is the General Counsel of Nexus Venture Partners.
Prior to joining Nexus, Arun has worked with leading corporate law firms in India. He started his career at Trilegal and thereafter, was part of the founding team at Phoenix Legal. During his time in private practice, Arun advised a wide range of Indian and foreign clients on investments, M&A as well as banking and securities laws.

At Nexus he has had the opportunity to work with some of the brightest entrepreneurs and fastest growing companies in India and advice on a broad spectrum of issues relating to an ever evolving Indian VC industry.

Arun is also a member of the Special Interest Group on Legal Affairs constituted by the Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association towards the end of creating model transaction documents for the benefit of the industry.

Nexus Venture Partners is one of India's leading venture capital funds, with offices in India and Silicon Valley. The Nexus team consists of entrepreneurs who have founded and scaled large global companies. The team has invested in a variety of companies leading to numerous successful public offerings and M&A transactions. Nexus has over $1bn under management with an active portfolio of over 60 companies across Technology, Internet, Consumer, and Business Services sectors. The Nexus team plays an active role in helping entrepreneurs and management teams build market leading businesses. Leading India consumer services leaders that have teamed with Nexus include Craftsvilla, OLX, ShopClues, Snapdeal and Stayzilla. Companies leveraging technology to provide superior business services include Delhivery, Netmagic, RoadRunnr and Suminter.  DimDim, Unicommerce and WhatsOnIndia represent technology companies formed in India to serve the Indian market.

Mohit Saraf

senior partner
Luthra & Luthra

Mr. Mohit Saraf is a Senior Partner with Luthra & Luthra Law Offices, and heads the corporate practice at the Firm. With over 20 Years of experience he has advised major global and Indian companies.

Mr. Mohit Saraf is recipient of various national and international awards and is listed as a Band 1 M&A lawyer in Who’s Who Business Lawyers, Chambers Asia Leading Lawyers and Asia Pacific Legal 500. IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate lists him as Leading Lawyer in Banking, Energy and Infrastructure, Project Development, M&A and Project Finance.

Atanu Sarkar

clo and general counsel
Tech Mahindra

1984  - LL.B pass out from University College of Law Nagpur.

1984 – 1988 -  Post enrolment, started as a trail court lawyer (Civil & Criminal) before the District Courts in Jamshedpur.

1988 – 1991 – Took up in-house position with the Tata’s (TRF) in Jamshedpur, as Law Officer. Amongst others, I was responsible for finalizing large and complex Engineering Contracts and also handle Arbitration matters.

1991 – 2004 - Joined ICI India Limited, Kolkata, the Indian subsidiary of Imperial Chemical Industries of UK as the in-house lawyer advising the Paints, Explosives and other businesses.

In 1999, with my relocation to Delhi I became the member (legal) of the M&A team within ICI India Limited and was actively and directly involved with all the M&A transactions involving ICI India.

Since 2004 - Joined Tech Mahindra Limited (then MBT Limited) as CLO/ General Counsel heading a current team of 50+ lawyers globally. The function, amongst others, is responsible for all acquisitions in India as well as overseas.

Bhavani Rana

Amadeus Capital Partners

Bhavani joined the Amadeus team as a Partner in 2015 and focuses on India and South East Asia. He is based in Bangalore, India.

He began his career with Arthur Andersen and was previously an Investment Director at Intel, where he spent 14 years leading and managing over $170m of investments in 30 companies in India, the US, Europe and Brazil, many of which have had successful exits, including: PGP (acquired by Symantec); Airmagnet (acquired by Fluke networks); Clearwire (Nasdaq: CLWR); Click&buy (acquired by Deutsche Telekom); Movea (acquired by Invensense); Nipuna (acquired by Satyam); and Speakeasy (acquired by Best buy).

Bhavani is a graduate of Sydenham College, University of Bombay, and a Chartered Accountant. He is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati.

Sundareswaran S

executive director
Morgan Stanley

Gautam Saha

senior partner
AZB & Partners

Girish Vanvari

national head, tax

Arbind Modi

principal chief commissioner of income tax, Delhi
Ministry of Finance, Government of India

Priyom Sarkar

senior director, corporate strategy
Viacom18 Media

Priyom Sarkar is a seasoned Investment and Strategy professional with deep understanding of and recognized achievements in Mobile, Digital Media and Consumer industries. He is presently working as Senior Director of Corp. Strategy and M&A in Viacom18 (50-50 JV between RIL and Viacom) on M&A, Business Transformation and Strategic Initiatives. In his current role, he has created the group’s investment thesis and led end-to-end M&A and Corporate Venturing activities for several deals in digital and traditional media.
In his previous role, Priyom worked with Reliance Industries (RIL) preparing the business plan for pan-India rollout of Jio (4G telecom services). In an earlier avatar, he was a consultant with PwC, advising clients across industries on Strategy and Performance Improvement projects in India and US.
Priyom earned his MBA from the Indian School of Business graduating in the Dean’s List, having ranked among top 3% of his batch.
Additionally, Priyom has been awarded the “Competent Communicator” and “Competent Leader” awards for public speaking and leadership by US-based non-profit institute Toastmasters International.

Anubhav Kapoor

general counsel
Tata Technologies

Niten Malhan

managing director
Warburg Pincus India

Neeta Sanghavi

director & head of legal
Credit Suisse

• Advising stakeholders on strategies & products including structured financing, enforcements, IBD matters (ECM, DCM & public M&A), PB products, derivatives and trade finance.
• Assisting the structured financing group on the first EPBG backed trade under the liberalized regulatory regime of long term export advance.
• Providing legal support & strategic advice on effectively enforcing two trades that were in default.
• Providing training to business partners on a range of issues.
• Well networked with external law firms, senior counsels, finance intelligence providers & other consultants.
• Deals include :
• Advised and assisted on a couple of EPBG backed trades ;
• Advised and assisted on offshore note issuances by Tata Motors Limited, JSW Steel ;
• Advised and assisted on ADR (USD 1.27 billion) &QIP(SD327 million) issuance by HDFC Bank ;
• Advised and assisted on QIP issuance by IDFC Limited, Indusind Bank
• Advised and assisted on IPO of Syngene Limited & Teamlease.
• Advising and assisting on a  couple of masala bonds& ECBs (in INR).
• Advising and assisting GE in the open offer of Alstom India & Alstom T&D.

Orijit Das

group general counsel & corporate SVP
WNS Global Service 

Orijit is the Group General Counsel of WNS .He is a dual-qualified and industry recognised General Counsel (The Lawyer - Hot 100; Euromoney Guide - "Leading Technology, Media & lawyers" etc.) with over 20 years Post Qualified Experience(PQE) .

Orijit has acted as EMEA and Europe GC for over over 12 years for two large IT and technology enabled business services companies. In addition to his in-house experience, Orijit has also worked for numerous international law firms like, Bird & Bird, K&L Gates, Arthur Andersen and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

As a regional General Counsel in the past, Orijit and his team have handled complex transactions, risks and compliance issues covering, Europe, EMEA & India. In his role, Orijit provides broad-based provision of legal support and technical expertise in multiple areas such as outsourcing, contracting, reorganization, intellectual property, M&A and data privacy laws .His role involves advising senior management teams on a range of technical legal issues which require the authority of experience from a seasoned practitioner in the broad legal space .

Bikash Jhawar

Luthra & Luthra

Himanshu Modi

head, group finance and strategy
Essel Corporate Resources

K Selvaraj

senior director - legal
IDFC Bank 

K Selvaraj joined IDFC in December 2006 and has over 20 years’ experience as an in- house counsel in commercial banks and non-banking finance companies.
Currently he is heading the legal team for Corporate  Commercial and Wholesale Banking Divisions of IDFC Bank Limited.  Selvaraj has considerable experience in handling legal assignments  for debt financing and equity investment  across major infrastructure sectors, structure financing, ECB funding, transaction banking matters such as bank guarantees, letter of credit,  treasury matters including ISDA documentation,  debt restructuring, resolution of non-performing assets  etc.

Before joining IDFC, Selvaraj had worked with ING Vysya, and Canara Bank as an in-house legal counsel.  Before joining  Canara Bank, Selvaraj had also practised as a litigation lawyer in the officer of the Govt. Pleader–cum-Public Prosecutor.  Selvaraj received his bachelor’s degree in Law and Economics from Bharthiar University. He also holds a Diploma in IPR from National Law School, Bangalore and Executive General Management Programme from IIM Bangalore.










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