Gautham Srinivas is a Partner in the Securities, Capital Markets and Corporate practice group in the New Delhi office. Prior to joining Khaitan & Co, Gautham was a partner at Krishnamurthy & Co (New Delhi).
Gautham has advised clients on mergers and amalgamations, private equity investments and other areas of corporate law.
Gautham has represented issuers, investment banks, and selling shareholders on various initial public offerings (IPO), qualified institutions placement (QIP), rights offering, high yield debt offerings, global depository receipts (GDR) offering among others for both Regulation S and 144A deals.
- Karnataka State Bar Council
Recognition and Accomplishments
Recognised as a Notable Practitioner for his expertise in Capital Markets by IFLR 1000- Lawyer Rankings 2020
Gautham Srinivas has represented and advised the following clients
GMR Infrastructure Limited
Advised in relation to the IPO and the subsequent rounds of funding including all QIP and the rights issue. Also, advised on the private placement of the unlisted foreign currency convertible bonds.
Dixon Technologies (India) Limited
Advised in relation to the initial public offering.
HCL Infosystems Limited
Advised in relation to the rights issue.
GMR Energy Limited
Advised in relation to filing of the draft red herring prospectus for the proposed IPO.
Sobha Developers Limited
Advised in relation to the initial public offering, which was amongst the first real estate companies to undertake an IPO. Also, advised on the QIP undertaken subsequently.
Pennar Engineered Building Systems Limited
Advised in relation to the IPO. This transaction was one of the first transactions by an issuer in the pre-engineered buildings sector.
Delhi International Airport Private Limited
Advised in relation to high yield bond offering.
Advised against the orders passed in a GDR manipulation matter, including appearing before the whole-time member of SEBI.
An airline company
Advised in relation to the acquisition by the promoters of a controlling stake and obtaining approvals from the competent authorities.