Nitin Potdar

  • Nitin Potdar

    Partner, J.Sagar Associates | advocates & solicitors

    Nitin specializes in Public and Private, Mergers & Acquisitions, including De-mergers, Business-Restructuring, Asset & Share Purchase deals, Joint Ventures and Strategic alliances, Private Equity and General Corporate advisory.

    Nitin has a vast experience with transactions related to Foreign Direct Investments & Exchange Controls Regulations. He has advised several multinational companies on financial & technical collaborations in India, and strategies / options for commencing operations & consolidations in India, in a cross section of industries including Construction & Engineering, Pharma, Education, Manufacturing Consumer & Industrial Products. He is known for offering practical and solution-oriented business advice to clients. He is a keen observer of the evolution of the law regulating Takeovers in India. He has been part of several high profile corporate takeover battles including, defending hostile bids.

    Nitin also has extensive experience in Private Equity transactions including leveraged buyout transactions & exits. He has provided strategic advice to a variety of companies receiving Private Equity investment.  Prior to joining JSA, Nitin was a Partner with Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co. Prior thereto, he worked with Crawford Bayley & Co. as a Senior Associate. Nitin is a frequent speaker at several conferences and seminars organized by leading industry, institutions, and chambers on subjects like, Takeover Code, M&A, and structuring of Joint Ventures.

    He was member of the International Bar Association – Anti-trust section & India Advisory Group. Currently, Nitin is a member of the Executive Committee of the Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce & a Member of the Managing Council of the Chamber of Tax Consultants.