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Saumil Shah

Saumil is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India with over 20 years’ experience in the field of M&A tax and advisory. He has also completed a certificate course in International Taxation from Golden Gate University, San Francisco.

Saumil was formerly a partner in the tax practice of KPMG and PwC.

His experience includes specialisation in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) tax, Private Equity (PE), joint ventures and corporate restructuring. He has advised and executed assignments on corporate mergers/demergers, internal capital re-organisations, balance sheet rightsizing, family arrangements, buy-back of securities, and transactions such as acquisition structuring, due diligence reviews, investments/divestments routes, minority buy-outs, etc. He works with clients from a cross-section of industry segments; however, in the recent past, he has done a significant amount of work for large family offices, private equity funds and corporates in the financial services, consumer markets and the pharmaceuticals sectors. He also speaks regularly at various seminars and workshops at national and international levels.