National Practice Head, Capital Markets

New Delhi

+91 11 4159 0700

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Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Capital markets : Debt
Capital markets : Equity

Prashant represents both issuers and underwriters in equity and debt capital markets transactions, including rights issues and offerings of equity, debt and convertible securities to institutional investors.  He has advised on capital markets transactions that have raised over US$35 billion globally, including the largest Indian IPO (Coal India) and largest bond offering by an Indian group (Vedanta Resources plc). He has also acted on various international transactions by India-focused companies, including IPOs in the United States (NASDAQ/NYSE) by MakeMyTrip, Amira Nature Foods, Eros International, and Videocon d2h.

  • Indian counsel to Azure Power Global Limited in connection with its IPO and listing on the New York Stock Exchange in 2016;
  • Counsel to PNB Housing Finance Limited in connection with its IPO in 2016;
  • Counsel to underwriters (Citi and Kotak) in connection with the IPO by Dr Lals Pathlabs Limited in 2015;
  • Counsel to Videocon d2h Limited in connection with the investment by Silver Eagle and its listing on the NASDAQ Global Market in 2015 – first SPAC-led investment and listing transaction out of India.

  • Capital markets: Debt
  • Capital markets: Equity
  • Capital markets: High yield

  • Consumer goods and services
  • Financial services
  • Media
  • Pharma and life sciences
  • Tech and telecoms

  • Bar Council of Delhi
  • State Bar of California

  • B.A. (Juris) & M.A. (Juris)
  • University of Oxford, England; B.Com (Hons.)
  • Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi