Mr. Shuva Mandal has recently been appointed as the Group General Counsel, Tata Sons Ltd.
Mr. Mandal has over 16 years of professional experience in the legal industry. He has worked with AZB & Partners and Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. as a Senior Partner and has been advising leading Indian corporates, global PE houses and Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Mandal received his L.L.B from the National Law University of India.
Notably, Mr. Mandal has advised clients in some of the largest public market Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity transactions in India, and his clients include STAR Television, The News Corporation, Future Group, TPG Capital and General Atlantic amongst others. Mr. Mandal actively involves himself in deal structuring, securities law advice, development of legal strategy in M&A space in India. His deals have primarily been in areas of media, aviation, oil & gas, retail and financial services.
Mr. Mandal has been highly recommended as top M&A / Corporate lawyer in 2015 as a Band 2 expert for Corporate/M&A assignments in India. The Chambers and Partners Asia-Pacific Guide 2015 says about Mr. Mandal, "he is very smart and is fantastic for M&A and regulatory work.” Since 2011, Mr. Mandal has been consistently ranked by Chambers Global, IFLR 1000, Legal 500 as a leading corporate and M&A lawyer in India.
In 2015, Mr. Mandal was selected by The Economic Times -Spencer Stuart in the prestigious '40 under 40' list of India.