He has experience and expertise in several local and international transactions in private equity, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, fund formation, inbound and outbound investments, debt financing and general corporate and transaction advisory matters. He has advised global funds, financial institutions, family offices, promoters and corporates across healthcare, technology, financial services and fin-tech, auto components, agri-biz and social impact sectors.
Manav has a particular expertise in impact and social investing in India and has also worked extensively with foundations and philanthropic organisations in grant making and patient capital social sector investing.
Manav also has expertise and experience in investment funds and has assisted in setting up several Alternative Investment Funds across Category 1, Category 2 and Category 3 in India.
Manav has been consistently ranked by Chambers & Partners and is currently ranked in for Private Equity and in Corporate M&A with the 2021 Guide stating that “Manav Nagaraj handles a full range of private equity and venture capital deals, across sectors such as finance, healthcare and food. A source describes him as “a tremendous support on transactions, who gives very pragmatic and invaluable commercial counsel and guidance.” The Guide also states that “Viewed as “extremely thorough and professional” by clients, Manav Nagaraj can bring his knowledge of venture capital and investment structuring to bear on corporate matters. A previous edition has stated that “He does not raise small and irrelevant points, only commercially worthy points.” “Manav gives 100% of his time and energy in supporting us in all transactions. He is very proactive and sticks to timelines.”
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