Khaitan & Co advised True North Mangers to acquire a 56% stake in Max Bupa Health Insurance from Max India and UK-based Bupa Finance (through its Singapore subsidiary Bupa Singapore Holdings). This is the first control deal in India’s health insurance sector by a sole private equity firm. After the acquisition, True North Managers will act as an Indian promotor of Max Bupa in accordance with the guidelines on investment in private equity funds in Indian insurance companies.

Niren Patel led the team which includes principal associates Saswat Subasit and Aravind Venugopal.

Khaitan & Co has been ranked in seven industry sectors and 13 practice areas in the latest edition of asialaw Profiles.