Inbound investment; mergers & acquisitions; private equity; venture capital & funds; succession planning (family office)
Shuva Mandal is the managing partner of Fox Mandal & Associates, a leading full-service law firm carrying on a trusted legacy of 125 years and the chairman of the Fox Mandal Global (FMG) Group, a multifaceted professional service firm, headquartered in Singapore with offices in India and Taiwan. He has been instrumental in widening the field of professional services offered by both the entities by expanding their geographical reach and client base, catalysing acquisitions and instituting growth initiatives.
As the managing partner of Fox Mandal & Associates, he strives to maintain positive client relationships and drive accession, while developing and implementing the organisation’s goals, procedures, and policies. Under his guidance the firm has received multiple awards and recognition by several international fora and publications. Additionally, he has steered FMG’s leadership towards delivering quality service in the areas of legal and tax, accounts and assurances, business advisory, new-age technology, and family business.
He graduated with a degree in law from the University of Calcutta and further honed his skills through an M&A Program from the Wharton School, and a diploma on Negotiation Skills from MIT. At present, he is affiliated with the International Bar Association, the Inter-Pacific Bar Association, the Family Business Network, the International Fiscal Association and American Bar Association. He is a regular speaker at the Horasis Asia Meetings and has been a panellist at multiple business conclaves.
Under his guidance, FMG and Fox Mandal & Associates have forged into new markets and expanded operations across all major commercially relevant cities. His expertise and practice include advising clients on inbound investment into India including entry strategy, corporate governance, M&A and joint ventures. Additionally, he also advises clients on the disposal of companies, private equity and securities transactions, and public offerings of debt and equity.
Shuva also serves in the capacity of director on the boards of several large corporates, besides being entrusted with the responsibility of trusteeship of select organisations. He is enthusiastic about legal education and has supported it through the Fox Mandal Foundation Finishing School. He is also the founder of Orygyn, a startup incubation centre in Bangalore, and supports and mentors various accelerator programmes such as the Startup Leadership Program.