Our M&A team was recognised as ‘Team of the Year’ at the 2nd Annual IFLR1000 India Awards, 2021, while our Senior Partner, Ashwath Rau, was named ‘M&A Lawyer of the Year.’ Additionally, three of our deals, namely (i) ‘Hexaware Takeover – Private Financing (Banking & Finance);’ (ii) ‘Indus Towers – Bharti Infratel Merger (M&A);’ and (iii) ‘Brookflied BCI and GIC / Reliance Jio (Private Equity)’ were awarded, ‘Deal of the Year.’View Recent Awards
SPOTLIGHT > PRIVATE EQUITY
AZB & Partners advised Talace and Tata Sons on their INR 180 billion acquisition of Air India, Air India Express and Air India SATS Airport Services from the Government of India, a deal that was decades in the making.
Widely admired firm with an excellent market reputation, frequently active on the most high–profile transactions. Notable strength advising leading buyers, sellers and investors acting in areas such as telecommunications, asset management and energy. Handles a broad range of corporate issues including high–profile M&A, joint ventures and outbound investments. Also has a proven track record in distressed M&A.
We’ve never been about size; we’ve always been about quality.Bahram N. Vakil, Founding Partner
We’re about honest conversations and greater collaboration between the partners. We are mandated to share knowledge, and are less proprietorial about our territory. What benefits one, must benefit all.Zia J. Mody, Co-Founder & Managing Partner