Our Management Team

Mr. Arun Gupta

Managing Counsel

He is Law Graduate and fellow member of ICSI and registered Insolvency Professional in India. He is enrolled as a member of bar council of Delhi. He has an extensive experience of more than 15 years in the fields of Corporate & Commercial Laws and Restructuring matters.

He is presently running and managing law firm " Factum Legal" and primarily manages and administer matters related to Corporate Drafting, Corporate Restructuring, Joint Ventures, Collaborations, Takeovers and had acted as legal advisor for Initial Public Offerings, Rights Issues, FCCBs and foreign exchange transactions.

His forte includes Legal Due Diligence for varied clients of different industries. He has assisted various corporate in identification of applicable laws, Corporate Compliance & Governance & Assurance services. He has advised many foreign clients for setting up Business in India along with strategy for inbound and outbound investment. He possesses vast experience of Corporate Secretarial and regulatory approvals and in particular has advised and assisted many private equity funded companies for regular and timely compliance of various obligations of their share holders agreement.

He guided and oversees various Shareholders & Management dispute till the stage of negotiation and settlement as a part of dispute resolution strategy.

He acted as a key contributor to the book authored by Corporate Professionals titled "Insight into Companies Bill 2012".

He is author of a book titled "Companies Act 2013- Impact on foreign companies in India (Covering relevant provisions of FEMA 1999) with renowned publisher CCH, a wolterskluwer business in 2014.

He is also Technical editor of a book "Procedure and Compliances, Companies Act. 2013"published by Bloomsbury India in 2016  He is also Co author of a book "Desk Referencer for Professionals" published by Bloomsbury India in Dec 2016.

He is a member of Corporate Affairs Committee of PHDCCI and a regular faculty and speaker in number of programs and seminars on Corporate Laws conducted by ICAI, ICSI, IICA, PHD Chamber and other professional bodies all around India.

He is member of Expert Advisory Board of Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

His Law firm "factum legal" was featured as one of the "Promising legal consultants 2015" by a business magazine 'Siliconindia'.

He is regular contributor to The World Bank Group for their project "Doing Business in India" and World Bank has recognized him with the Certificate of Appreciation for his contribution to the agenda of Doing Business 2016: Measuring Regulatory Quality & Efficiency.

MR. ANIL BHATIA

Chartered Accountant

He is a Commerce Graduate and Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has 15 years of post qualification experience in Project & Corporate Finance, Working Capital Finance, Financial Modeling, Strategic Investment, Private Equity, Initial Public Offering (IPO), Overseas listing at AIM (UK), Valuations, Accounts, Auditing, Secretarial, Import and General Administration.

He has worked with various big national and international companies at the senior management level in his career. He has executed various debt and private equity funding deals during his career span.

His Vast experience in Corporate Finance has strengthened the firms profile in handling the various funding options for our clients.


MR. GIRISH NARANG

Mr. Girish Narang is a Commerce graduate, Law Graduate and fellow member of ICSI and had started his career as a corporate lawyer and pursued a mid-career full-time MBA from Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, UK. He has an extensive experience of more than 15 years as a professional in various fields. He has advised various clients on M&A, Fund-raising, Capital Markets and International Diversification during his stint as Senior Consultant with a boutique law firm. Post-MBA, he has worked in Plastics and Automotive sector, involving international projects and an acquisition in Turkey.

Earlier Girish has worked with Azure Power as Vice President - Project Development & Legal Counsel. Azure Power is India’s leading solar power producer. In Azure, he was responsible for entire gamut of project development activities starting from policy advocacy till completion of land acquisition and permitting, until the project was handed over to EPC team. On the legal side, he was handled equity & project finance documentation, RfP and PPA analysis (including analyzing bankability of PPAs), EPC and O&M documentation, Joint Venture agreements.

Mr. Narang is presently advising various Indian & International clients on solar project development and legal matters pertaining to renewable energy in India. He has developed relationships with various top solar developers in India. He is managing all kinds of M & A , Private equity transactions in the areas of renewable energy. He advises clients on various project development aspects viz. bid management, competitive intelligence, land procurement & permitting, project management, identification & selection of EPC contractor, project financing, etc.


Mr. Rishi Sood

Advocate

Mr. Rishi Sood holds a Law Graduate degree from Delhi University and is an associated member of ICSI. He is enrolled as member of Bar council of Delhi. Mr. Rishi Sood having experience of more than 5 years in the areas of Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate & Commercial Dispute, Mediation and Negotiation, Civil and Criminal Litigation and representation. He regularly represents clients before the High Court, District courts and Tribunals, SEBI, Appellate Tribunal, Arbitration. Before association with this firm he has part of Corporate Professionals, advocates & solicitors and also worked with Rathee & Associates.

His rich experience and expert knowledge has strengthen and supplemented the firms profile in handling litigation before various legal forums and regulatory authorities.

Mr. Ashutosh Gupta

Advocate

He has completed his Masters in Law and is an Associate Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has worked at the offices of a Counsel & Solicitor in Delhi and also worked with Corporate Professionals as a Senior Associate for years.

He has extensive experience of more then 6 years in handling matters in various courts & tribunals relating to Commercial & Civil Litigation, and has been engaged in drafting of pleadings, opinions and appearing before various courts and tribunals.

He is involved in handling institutional as well as adhoc commercial Arbitrations, Mediations and Negotiations. He has advised clients on an array of M&A transactions and on Corporate and Commercial Disputes.

His rich experience and expert knowledge has strengthen and supplemented the firms profile in handling litigation before various legal forums and regulatory authorities

Mr. Rahul Bansal

Consultant

He is a Chartered accountant and member of Institute of Chartered Accountant of India has an extensive experience of more than 5 years in almost every facet of the accounting profession including valuations of shares and business, auditing and taxation. As tenacious and energetic professional his focus area is taxation and valuation of shares & business.

His ability to understand the business environment coupled with his sound financial and accounting background has enabled him to specialise in conducting statutory audits of companies. His steadfast focus on financial advisory reinforces the firm’s ability to cater to the needs of clients.

Factum Legal, advocates & solicitors engaged in rendering skilled guidance in transaction advisory and execution process for companies who aspire to merge, restructure, invest or trade, has been enumeratedin the list of “20 Most Promising Legal Consultants-2015” by a business magazine ‘Silicon India’.
The expert panel consisting of most reverenced CIOs, CEOs, HR Manager and insustry analysts and editorial board of Silicon India after excogitating various facets of legal consulting business collated the list of firms which have not only balanced the progress of various startups & established companies with its achievements but additionally have illuminated the road for others to dive
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