Ambarish is a Partner at the Firm, and focuses on private and public mergers and acquisitions, and private equity investments.
Ambarish’s clients have included sovereign wealth funds, private equity investors, strategic foreign investors, and Indian corporations, in complex mergers and acquisitions. In the last few years Ambarish has advised on transactions worth over USD 10 Billion.
Ambarish also advises board of directors and senior management on corporate governance, and high-risk matters. Ambarish has been a key member of the team advising the Government of India on some of the key legislations and regulations, including drafting of the mining sector regulations, and matters related to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016.
In 2016, Ambarish was seconded by the Firm to Mitsui & Co., Ltd at Tokyo, for a year, where he was working with the Asia Pacific Legal Department.
Ambarish graduated law school near the top of his class, joined the Firm as an associate, and became a partner in April 2018. At the Firm Ambarish also contributes to training program for associates.
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Altico Capital India Limited, a debt-listed systematically important non-banking financial company in addressing its ongoing liquidity situation, and potential restructuring.
Life Insurance Corporation of India in its multi-billion dollars acquisition of majority shareholding in IDBI Bank Limited through preferential issue and an open offer.
Rise Fund SF Pte Ltd. in acquisition of 83% shareholding in Fourth Partner Energy Private Limited, a distributed solar power company.
India Resurgence Fund (a Bain Capital and Piramal Enterprises partnership) and Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, in over USD 1 billion proposed acquisition of Binani Cement Limited.
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, in over USD 5 billion acquisition of 51% shareholding in Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited.
Ricoh Company Ltd, with respect to an alleged accounting fraud at its Indian subsidiary.
Ministry of Mines, regarding rewriting of mining laws of India.
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National Law University, Jodhpur, B.B.A. LL.B, (Honours)
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