Manita has over 13 years’ experience in corporate commercial and general corporate transactions and advisory, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic M&A, private equity and venture capital, with special emphasis on public M&A.
She has also advised on various capital markets matters, including IPOs, QIPs, OFSs, FCCB issuance and restructuring, IDR buyback and delisting.
Manita has worked across various sectors, including oil & gas, renewable energy, retail, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, finetch and infrastructure.
She also advises Indian listed companies on corporate governance issues, ESG, compliance with listing requirements and other corporate matters.
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Reliance Retail Ventures Limited on acquisition of a controlling stake and buy-out of majority shares of Purple Panda (Clovia) from the Founders and existing investors.
Norwest Venture Partners, a 12.5 billion private equity fund, on its investments in Finova Capital and Early Salary, and follow-on investments in SILA Solutions, Busybees Logistics and Duroflex.
International Finance Corporation on sale of its stake in Lithium Urban Technologies.
Promoters of MMS Group (including MMSH Clinical Research (India)) on sale of stake to Lindsay Goldberg group.
Bluecloud Services Private Limited and Bluecloud Services, Inc on the Indian restructuring and related aspects w.r.t. sale of controlling stake to Hudson Hill Capital Management.
Prime Focus, on the Indian law related aspects of the SPAC transaction undertaken by its subsidiary, Prime Focus World NV.
Colgate Palmolive on its investments in Bombay Shaving Company.
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B.Com. LL.B. (Hons), Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar
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