England & Wales
Singapore (registered foreign lawyer)
Oil and gas
Saptak Santra is an experienced partner with over 25 years of experience working in corporate and business law. He primarily focuses in the areas of Infrastructure Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Banking & Finance, Corporate Restructurings and Private Equity Law across a broad range of industry sectors such as energy, transport infrastructure, facilities management, real estate, telecommunications, media, technology, and consumer products.
Saptak has worked on some of the most high-profile transactions in Asia. He routinely represents major financial institutions, private equity and infrastructure funds, developers, governments and multinational corporations, such as Berkshire Hathaway Energy, First Reserve Corporation, Carlyle Investment Management, Mizuho Bank, TPG Capital, Société Générale, Coface, Siemens AG, Vietnam Airlines, the Government of Laos, Chevron, TNK-BP, UBS and the Pacific Century Group.
Saptak has been recognised as a leading lawyer in the following publications: Chambers Asia-Pacific and Chambers Global for Energy & Natural Resources; Asian Legal Business Singapore Legal Who’s Who for Finance; Legal 500 Asia Pacific for Banking and Finance, Project Finance and Corporate/M&A; IFLR1000 for Banking, Energy and Infrastructure and Project Finance; Best Lawyers in Singapore for Banking and Finance and Energy Law; and Global Restructuring Review 100 for Restructurings and Insolvencies.
In addition, he is a regular speaker on the Asian conference circuit and sits on the committees of several trade and industry organizations.