Notable Practitioner



Practice area:

Private equity

Nivedita Tiwari is a Partner in the Firm’s General Corporate practice, where she focuses on mergers and acquisitions (inbound and outbound), joint ventures and private equity and venture capital investments
Nivedita has represented numerous private equity and sovereign wealth funds and leading international and Indian corporates on structuring investments, formulating entry and exit strategies, advising on governance and restructuring of businesses; as well as entrepreneurs in establishing and growing new businesses. Her industry experience includes manufacturing, infrastructure & logistics, retail, real estate & hospitality, financial services, media and broadcasting, technology, FMCG and healthcare.

Nivedita advises companies (both private and public listed), board of directors, committees and senior management on corporate governance best practices to proactively manage risk and maintain compliance. She also advises clients on compliance reviews, developing compliance policies and procedures, conflict of interests/ related party transactions, executive compensation and management succession issues.

Nivedita has been recognised in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 and Chambers Asia: Asia’s Leading Lawyers for Business in 2012, 2013, 2020 and 2021. She has been noted by Chambers Asia as “exceptional and very smart”.

Nivedita graduated from St. Stephen’s College, University of Delhi in 2000 and received an LLB degree from the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi in 2003. She has acted for clients such as Cube Highways, Warburg Pincus, Alibaba, I-Squared Capital, Morgan Stanley Private Equity, Luxor Capital, Temasek, The Coca-Cola

Company, PVR Cinemas, Renew Power, DLF Limited, BPCL, ONGC, GE Energy Financial Services and Intercontinental Group Hotels.

  • General corporate 
  • Private equity