ANIKET GAUTAM

Founding Partner

Phone: +91 98 192 28584, +91 98 111 93391

Email: aniket@palladium-partners.com

BAR ADMISSION | India

EDUCATION | B.A. LL.B. (Hons.), Gujarat National Law University

PRACTICE

  • Corporate Advisory
  • Fund Investment
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Joint Ventures and Collaborations
  • Capital Market
  • Banking and Finance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Regulatory and Policy
  • Corporate Commercial Litigation

SECTORS

  • E-commerce
  • Health Care
  • Retail and Franchising
  • Education
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Real Estate
  • Telecom/IT/ITES
  • Power and Energy
  • Automobiles
  • Manufacturing

Aniket specialises in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, joint venture, strategic collaboration, debt financing transactions, corporate restructuring transactions, establishment of new business operations, general corporate, commercial contracts and intellectual property. He has been involved in transactions focused on equity/debt financings in e- commerce, education, health care, manufacturing and telecom sectors, as well as cross border acquisitions and joint ventures.

His transactional practice includes advice to investee companies and various strategic and financial investors on structuring of transactions; drafting, vetting, negotiation and finalisation of transaction documents; entry and exit strategies; and foreign exchange regulations.

Aniket has considerable experience in general corporate work related to regulatory matters and represents companies in negotiating and finalisation of various commercial contracts with third parties, franchisees, distributors and agents.

He also liaises with government regulators on a regular basis and advices on various policy matters.

Aniket has extensively advised in various areas of information technology law including outsourcing and data protection issues. He also has experience of providing advice on software licensing and channel partner agreements, software and mobile application development agreements, and privacy and networking matters to IT companies.

He is involved in the Media and Entertainment practice of the Firm and has represented and continues to advise various studios and media houses with respect to their key commercial transactions, negotiating and documenting various business relationships with third parties, employment matters and intellectual property matters.

In the past, Aniket has worked with a leading law firm of India, IndusLaw. He is associated with PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industries, New Delhi, Configuration of Indian Industries, New Delhi, International Bar Association and YSIAC, Singapore. He enjoys listening to music, traveling and reading books on history.