Amarchand Towers, 216 Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase III,
New Delhi – 110 020, India
Tel: +91 11 41590700, 40606060 ext 6016
Fax: +91 11 2692 4900
Current position: Executive chairman
Practice area/industry focus: General corporate, mergers & acquisitions, bankruptcy and insolvency, securities law
Career highlights: Mr Shardul Shroff is the executive chairman of the firm. He has over 37 years of experience in general corporate, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy and insolvency, securities law, disinvestment and capital markets. Mr Shroff is a leading authority on matters related to corporate governance, government regulation and bankruptcy and insolvency law. He has been consistently rated as a leading lawyer by several international fora and publications, including the Chambers Global, Who's Who Legal, Asialaw, Euromoney and IFLR.
Widely regarded as a pioneer in the field of corporate law, Mr Shroff has been on a number of high-powered committees appointed by the Government of India and the states of India. These include: the committee for amending the Companies Act, the expert committee for examining issues relating to the maintenance of cost records and cost audits, the committee involved in the recommendations that led to the insolvency provisions in the Companies Act, 2013, and the committee for looking into aspects of small and medium enterprises and the simplification of the Company Law (LLPs and joint ventures). He has recently been re-elected as the chairman of the national committee on legal services of the Confederation of Indian Industry.
Asialaw Market-Leading Lawyer 2017 in Banking & Finance, Capital Markets and Corporate/M&A