Drew & Napier wins TMT Deal of the Year at 2019 Asia Legal Awards
22 Mar 2019
Drew & Napier won the TMT Deal of the Year award at the 2019 Asia Legal Awards. The award ceremony was held last evening at the Renaissance Harbour View Hotel in Hong Kong.
The deal involving Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart was led by Deputy CEO and co-head of Drew & Napier’s Corporate Restructuring & Workouts practice group Sushil Nair, Head of Mergers & Acquisitions Steven Lo, Directors Jon Nair and Renu Menon, and Associate Director Mohan Gopalan. The high-profile transactions in this deal are among the largest private equity M&A transactions in India and Singapore in recent years and represent a successful exit by the Softbank Vision Fund of its investment.
Drew & Napier’s Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) and Telecommunications, Media & Technology (TMT) Groups are regularly named as market-leading practice groups by clients and esteemed international legal publications. The teams are known for their client service and legal innovation prowess.
Winners were selected by editorial teams from The Asian Lawyer, The American Lawyer, China Law & Practice and Legal Week.