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Swapneil B. Akut
Senior Associate
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English, Hindi, Marathi, French

Swapneil specializes in Capital Markets & Securities laws.

He advises on a broad range of capital market transactions and has extensive experience in representing both issuers and investment banks on a number of complex, multijurisdictional transactions, including qualified institutions placements, initial public offerings and rights issues.

Swapneil focuses on fast-paced qualified institutions placements, and recent highlights include advising on the successful qualified institutions placements by Suprajit Engineering Limited (INR 1,499 million), Somany Ceramics Limited (INR 1,200 million), The Phoenix Mills Limited (INR 2,825 million), Capital First Limited (INR 3,000 million) and Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Limited (INR 8,096 million).

More recently, Swapneil has expanded his focus to include the public offer and listing of infrastructure investment trusts in India. He was an integral part of the team that advised on the initial public offer of the IRB InvIT Fund, the first-ever initial public offer of units by an infrastructure investment trust in the country.

Before joining JSA, he worked as a consultant with KPMG India, as part of their risk management practice. Swapneil spearheads the JSA Mumbai tennis team in a host of corporate tennis tournaments in the city.


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