New Delhi/Mumbai, Indiac Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. acted as the legal advisor to NXP Semiconductors Netherlands B.V. in the multi-jurisdictional transaction involving divestiture of its standard products business, Nexperia, to a consortium of financial investors consisting of Beijing Jianguang Asset Management Co., Ltd. and Wise Road Capital LTD. The value of the deal is USD 2.75 billion globally (approximately)
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co. advised NXP Semiconductors Netherlands B.V. on the India leg of the transaction.
The transaction team was led by Ms. Akila Agrawal, Partner, and included Mr. Mukul Sharma, Ms. Megha Bhargava, Principal Associates, Ms. Sumi Saikia, Senior Associate, Ms. Ananya Kulkarni, Mr. Akshay and Ms. Ritika Sinha, Associates.
The Employment Law team was led by Ms. Pooja Ramchandani, Partner; and included Mr. Vaibhav Bhardwaj, Senior Associate.
The Direct Tax team was led by Mr. Amit Singhania, Partner; and included Ms. Gouri Puri, Principal Associate. The Indirect Tax team was led by Mr. Sandeep Chilana, Partner; and included Ms. Ankita Bhasin, Senior Associate
Other advisors to the transaction were De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V. (lead counsel for the transaction on behalf of NXP) and Houthoff Buruma (represented the counterparties).
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