Yashojit Mitra

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Partner in the General Corporate Practice at the Mumbai Office of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. Yashojit has experience in managing mergers, acquisitions, foreign investments and private equity transactions. He regularly advises international and domestic clients on inbound investments into India and outbound investments from India. Yashojit has also been named as a ‘Recommended Lawyer’ by Legal 500 for transactions relating to investment funds. He can be reached at yashojit.mitra@cyrilshroff.com

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M&A activity in India has reached USD 46.5 billion in 2017 and is predicted to hit USD 52.8 billion in 2019.[1] There are many reasons for this spike, and one important reason is consolidation among domestic players. The potential opportunities driving consolidation among domestic players are as follows: Expansion of customer base Post the proposed Vodafone-Idea merger, the combined subscriber count of the merged entity is expected to be around 39 crores with 35% of…
Mergers are compared to marriages. As a union of companies, they require patience and understanding, but they also involve a large amount of paperwork. Mergers, like marriages, can flourish with the right synergies, but if there are differences between the entities, the arrangement can often collapse. The recent breakdown of the Snapdeal – Flipkart transaction, can provide a useful context to understand the reasons for the success/failure of M&A transactions. The success of a deal…