Inbound investment; joint ventures; mergers & acquisitions; private client
Shuva Mandal is the managing partner of Fox Mandal & Associates, a leading full-service law firm carrying on a trusted legacy of 125 years. Listed as one of the Top 25 Managing Partners in India by Forbes India in 2021, he has been instrumental in widening the field of professional services offered by the firm by expanding the 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 FMA’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, Fox Mandal & Associates has 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.