Sumit Bansal

Partner, New Delhi
Sumit Bansal
Contact

Tel : +91 11 4069 8000
Fax : +91 11 4069 8001
Email : sbansal@snrlaw.in

Practice Areas

Tax
Mergers and Acquisitions
Private Equity

Prior Work Experience

PwC in New Delhi

EY in New Delhi

Representative Experience

For a list of select transactions, please contact the individual lawyer

Publications

Cross-Border Merger Framework in India: Limited Efficacy?

The facilitation of outbound mergers under the Companies Act and the FEMA Regulations has contributed towards expansion of the scope of cross-border mergers in India. However, as a practical matter, the framework for cross-border mergers in India has largely been utilized only in the context of merger of foreign wholly owned subsidiaries with and into their Indian holding companies or vice versa. This note discusses certain key issues leading to limited efficacy of the cross-border merger framework in India from a regulatory and tax perspective.