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Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas

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Total numberEquitySalaried
1092479
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M&A + PE/VC table 2018

Total deal count Total deal value
52 $38,133m
DealClient Lawyers
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Other
firms
Value
$m
Date
Bandhan Gruh Finance acquisition (HDFC in the wings)Bandhan BankRaghubir Menon Anirban BhattacharyaArgus Partners
AZB & Partners
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Jan 2019
Naspers OLX buy Aasaanjobs portalAasaanjobs
IDG Ventures
Pandara Trust
Inventus
Asapada
Amit Khansaheb Vishruta Kaul Pratyush SinghVeyrah Law
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Jan 2019
Swiggy eats $1bn more cash: foreign firms enjoy feastSwiggy
Bessemer Venture Partners
SAIF Partners
Accel Partners
Norwest Venture Partners
Siddharth Nair Asmita MishraGoodwin Procter
Cooley
L&L Partners
Latham & Watkins
Nishith Desai Associates
Han Kun Law Offices
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1,000Dec 2018
Byju calls giant $540m fundraise from s Naspers, CPByjuAmit Khansaheb Roshan Thomas Prateek Lala Siddharth MadhavanTrilegal
AZB & Partners
Gunderson Dettmer
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540Dec 2018
Pull tractor JV between Japan’s Kubota, India’s EscortsKubota CorporationRudra Kumar Pandey Mrinal Kumar Naval Satarawala Chopra Dev Robinson Sandeep Sharma Vishal Nijhawan Srinivas Anirudh Shrutikirti Kumar Sourav Nath Ritwik Bhattacharya Apoorva Murali Richa Vatsa Sonali CharakCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Mori Hamada & Matsumoto
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Dec 2018
$28.5m deal WestBridge CapitalWestBridge CapitalSiddharth Nair Asmita Mishra Ankita Misra Ritwik Mukherjee Arvind George Alexander
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29Dec 2018
Scores 1st reported deal Zomato $210m Series I funding, Ali,Temasek HoldingsEkta Gupta Raghubir Menon Tarenjeet SinghSamvad Partners
Trilegal
Themis Associates
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210Nov 2018
$3.3m DeTect Tech robotics Series A funding from SAIFSAIF PartnersArgus Partners
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3Nov 2018
Mercer’s buy of Gurgaon assessment tech provider MettlfoundersAmit KhansahebJ Sagar Associates (JSA)
Khaitan & Co
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Nov 2018
$140m ChrysCapital buy of GeBBS HealthcareChrysCapitalGunjan Shah Apurva Rai Sneha Vardhan Rahil Edward Pereira Shubhaang Sinha
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140Nov 2018
Reliance Den Networks another $311m Jio paydayDen Networks
Goldman Sachs
Raghubir Menon Prashant Gupta Mithun V Thanks Gaurav Dayal Neety ThakkarLink Legal India Law Services (LLILS)
AZB & Partners
Khaitan & Co
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311Oct 2018
Avenue Capital 27% buy of ArcilAvenue CapitalSapan Gupta Abhinav Bhalaik Tanvee Vasudevan Amrita RanaAZB & Partners
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Oct 2018
IDBI $4.4bn open offer takeover by LICLife Insurance Corporation of IndiaSapan Gupta Yogesh Chande Ambarish Soummo Biswas Shweta Shroff Chopra Gauri Chhabra Shardul Shroff Kanwardeep Singh Paavni Anand Kajori De Srilatha Jayaraman Faraz Khan Gaurav Malhotra Meenakshi GCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
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4,400Oct 2018
$86m Gemini Edibles & Fats minority stake investment by food PE fund Black RiverGemini Edibles & FatsAbhishek Guha Ankit Kejriwal Keegan Pavrey Shambhavi Pandey Richa VatsaTrilegal
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86Sep 2018
$100m Ola stake sale to Temasek, foundersTemasekNatashaa Shroff Shweta Shroff Chopra Raghubir Menon Deepa Rekha Srishti Maheshwari Prateek Bhattacharya Leoni Mahanta Maidini Phul Garima Tyagi Megha Gulati Akansha Singh Anindita Basu Shinjni Kharbanda Pranav Awasthi Tanya Chaudhary Yaman Verma
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100Sep 2018
Guides digital lender Kissht $30m Series CSistemaRaghubir Menon Aritra RoyRajaram Legal
IndusLaw
Desai & Diwanji
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30Sep 2018
HT Media $1.4m investment in EditorjiEditorjiAkila AgrawalS&R Associates
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
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1Sep 2018
Chaayos cafes $12m Series BSAIF Partners India
Integrated Asset Management (Asia)
Amit Khansaheb Vishruta Kaul Manav ChadhaIndusLaw
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12Sep 2018
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway taps $300m first India investment in PaytmOne97
Paytm
Munger Tolles & Olson
Themis Associates
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300Aug 2018
$10m HDFC buy of Good Host Spaces draws in Tatva, ArgusGoldman Sachs
Good Host Spaces
Mithun V Thanks Anuj Bhasme Ashoo Gupta Anjali Menon Daryush Marfatia Gaurav Dugar Nishant Sharma
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10Aug 2018
HDFC’s $10m stake buy in Good Host SpacesGoldman Sachs
Good Host
Argus Partners
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10Aug 2018
Reprise Hyundai ion funding in RevvRevvAmit Khansaheb Vinayak MishraIndian Law Partners (ILP)
Ashurst
Economic Laws Practice (ELP)
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Aug 2018
$90m SPI acquisition long PVR cinemasPVRAkila AgrawalCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
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90Aug 2018
Reprise Five Star in TPG led Series D $100m roundThemis Associates
Rajaram Legal
AZB & Partners
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
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100Aug 2018
TPG buy in Sai LifesciencesTPGAkshay Chudasama Sayak Maity Ankit Mishra Aditi Tralshawala Payal Chhabria Neha ShawCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
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Aug 2018
Raise $12m ex BMR Faasos in Series C Sistema, Ru NetFaasos Food ServicesSiddharth Nair Asmita MishraJ Sagar Associates (JSA)
Link Legal India Law Services (LLILS)
Themis Associates
Jerome Merchant + Partners
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12Jul 2018
In $577.4m NCLT insolvency sale of Amtek Auto by Liberty HouseCommittee of CreditorsAnoop Rawat
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577Jul 2018
$100m Bookmyshow Series D, draws inBookmyshowVishruta Kaul Manav Chadha Manu GuptaVeritas Legal
Nishith Desai Associates
IndusLaw
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100Jul 2018
$1.55n Monnet Ispat insolvency sale to AION Capital JSWAION Investments
JSW Steel
Aparna Mehra Sneha Vardhan Aditi Kapoor Siddhant Kant Rahil Edward Pereira Shubhaang Sinha Umang Singh Gayatri Pradhan Geet SawhneyCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Argus Partners
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Jul 2018
Ahmedabad, minority stake buy in mutual fund distributor Prudent Corporate Advisory ServicesPrudent Corporate Advisory ServicesPankaj Agarwal Yash KothariDSK Legal
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Jul 2018
$124m Blackstone buy in IndiabullsBlackstoneMithun V Thanks Ashoo Gupta Aarthi Lakshminarayanan Veena Sivaramakrishnan Shweta Shroff Chopra Akshay Chudasama Anjali Menon Neety Thakkar Gaurav Dugar Mansi Samdani Utkarsh Bandhu Supritha Prodaturi Akansha Singh Rurvi Shrimankar Pallavi Kishore Bhavya Rangarajan Akhila JJ Sagar Associates (JSA)
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124Jul 2018
Swiss Co Leclanche’s JV Exide to make lithium ion batteriesExideSakshi Mehra Shiladitya BanerjeeTrilegal
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Jun 2018
Continues Swiggy in $210m to it become another Indian unicornSwiggySiddharth Nair Asmita Mishra Shachi SinghNishith Desai Associates
Orrick
Gunderson Dettmer
Goodwin Procter
Han Kun Law Offices
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210Jun 2018
$15m Westbridge Capital funding in Innovent SpacesWestbridge CapitalSiddharth Nair Asmita Mishra Shachi Singh Vibhu Khanna
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15Jun 2018
Sell bankrupt Bhushan Steel to Tata Steel $7.3bnBhushan SteelAnoop Rawat Misha Shardul Shroff Kushal Sinha Sagar Dhawan Dhrupad Pant Pulkit Chandak Vaijayant Paliwal Ranjeev Khatana
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7,300May 2018
$22.8m Essel acquisition of LKP NBFCpromoter
LKP Finance
Sayak Maity Neha Shaw
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23May 2018
$217.5m deal Blackstone owned Marble II Pte LtdMarble II.Raghubir Menon Yogesh Chande Anirban Bhattacharya Taranjeet Singh Kanwardeep Singh
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218May 2018
Flipkart in record $16bn sale 14 Walmart globalWalmartRaghubir Menon Pallavi ShroffKhaitan & Co
Trilegal
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Hogan Lovells
Argus Partners
J Sagar Associates (JSA)
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16,000May 2018
$2.1bn Schneider mega sale to Larsen & ToubroLarsen & ToubroIqbal Khan Shweta Shroff Chopra Aparna Mehra Gauri Chhabra Ashoo Gupta Mukul Baveja Arka Banerjee Faraz Khan Ritwik Bhattacharya Tanvee Vasudevan Neetu Ahlawat Kajori De Aakarkshi AggarwalTrilegal
AZB & Partners
Khaitan & Co
Cleary Gottlieb
Bredin Prat
Economic Laws Practice (ELP)
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2,100May 2018
$32m India Wintac acquisition Ireland’s Endo InternationalEndo International PlcK&L Gates
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32Apr 2018
Mixes Emami Cement $36.4m takeover of Eco Cements bizEmami CementSakshi Mehra Shiladitya Banerjee Smita Tejaswee
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36Apr 2018
$19m Tata Chemicals buy in Allied SilicaTata ChemicalsAbhishek Guha Dorothy Thomas Anwesha Haldar Aniruddha Ghosh Shruthi LakshmiA K Mylsamy & Associates
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19Apr 2018
$732m Indiabulls stake sale to BlackstoneBlackstoneRaghubir Menon Anuj Bhasme Ashoo Gupta Shweta Shroff Chopra Manika Brar Akshay Chudasama Neety Thakkar Gaurav Dugar Supritha Prodaturi Nishant Sharma Avichal Mathur Sangeetha Ganesh Rutvi Shrimankar Mansi Samdani Pallavi Kishore Siddhanth Jain Daryush MarfatiaSimpson Thacher & Bartlett
J Sagar Associates (JSA)
Kirkland & Ellis
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732Apr 2018
$325m Tata Power defence biz sale to Tata Advance SysTata Advanced SystemsAkshay Chudasama Anuj Prasad Arka Banerjee Shweta Shroff Chopra Aparna Mehra Meghna Rajadhyaksha Anandita Kaushik Vivek Agarwal Ankit Mishra Aditi Tralshawala Ritwik Bhattacharya Payal Chhabria Taruna Dhingra Aditya Kumar Ayachit Gayatri Pradhan Umang Singh Pulkitesh TiwariHSA Advocates
AZB & Partners
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325Mar 2018
$670m Jio Saavn takeover 3 US firmsSaavnJay Gandhi Sayak Maity Arun Jerome Ankit Mishra Pratik Ranjan Das Divya HazraAZB & Partners
Gunderson Dettmer
Proskauer Rose
Covington & Burling
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670Mar 2018
KKR backed FIFA, IPL tech manager GSC s $80m from EmeraldADV PartnersJ Sagar Associates (JSA)
AZB & Partners
Dechert
Morgan Lewis & Bockius
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80Mar 2018
Warburg $400m exit sale of Continental Warehousing to Hindustan InfralogNational Investment and Infrastructure FundRaghubir Menon Anirban BhattacharyaCyril Amarchand Mangaldas
AZB & Partners
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400Mar 2018
Furnish Pepperfry $39m from US based State Street AdvisorsPepperfrySiddharth Nair Asmita Mishra Garima Jain Shachi SinghSchulte Roth & Zabel
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas
Walkers Global
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39Mar 2018
’s Khansaheb, Platinum Tencent $115m investment in Times Internet music streamer GaanaTimes InternetAmit Khansaheb Parul Sabharwal Nikhil Sachdeva Rahul Chugh Mayank Malhotra
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115Mar 2018
Fintech major Lendingkart raise $87m Series C from Fullerton Singapore, othersLendingkartSiddharth Nair Kaushalya VenkataramanAZB & Partners
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87Feb 2018
Early investor Omidyar in $46.4m equity funding NeoGrowthOmidyar Network
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46Jan 2018
Mega $1.5bn bank merger: IDFC, the Cap FirstCapital FirstAkshay Chudasama Ashni Roy Veena Sivaramakrishnan Yogesh Chande Akansha Singh Neha Shaw Dhananjai Charan Gaurav MalhotraAZB & Partners
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1,500Jan 2018