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Ritika Ganju

Partner
New Delhi

Ritika is a partner based in the New Delhi Office of the Firm and focuses her practice on corporate and M&A, competition, regulatory and compliance matters.

Ritika has over 10 years of experience in primarily advising, assisting and representing well renowned multi-national companies in a wide range of commercial transactions including merger and acquisitions, investment into India, internal corporate restructuring and joint venture arrangements across various business sectors such as automotive, pharmaceutical and healthcare, oil and gas, food and beverage and information technology. Ritika has also successfully assisted and led the clients in structuring of the transactions, finalisation of legal documentation, negotiations and seeking regulatory approvals, wherever required.

As a large part of Ritika’s practice, she regularly advises clients on wide array of general corporate advisory matters ranging from advice on company law, employment related issues, contract law, competition law, foreign exchange regulations, anti-bribery laws, and other sector specific regulations.

Ritika has assisted well-established foreign companies make their way into India and lends day to day support to the Indian subsidiaries of these foreign companies on corporate and legal matters.

  • Represented and advised Kameda Seika Co., Ltd., a leading Japanese rice snack manufacturer and listed on Tokyo stock exchange, on its joint venture with LT Foods Ltd, one of the India’s well-known rice manufacturers.
  • Represented and advised a renowned automotive group and one of leaders in emissions controls systems in India, on its two joint ventures with technology companies based in US and Belgium, respectively.
  • Represented and advised a US based online marketplace company on its various commercial contracts and employee related matters.
  • Advised some of the major players amongst the automotive manufacturers on regulatory and compliance matters from time to time.
  • Advised a Switzerland based healthcare company on compliance matters, specifically relating to anti-bribery issues.
  • Represented and advised Visteon Corporation, a US global automotive parts supply company and listed on NASDAQ, on M & A and restructuring transactions including advising on (a) its 100% share acquisition of an Indian information technology company namely, AllGo Embedded Systems India Pvt. Ltd.; and (b) the India leg of the transfer of its global automotive interiors business to Reydel Automotive Holdings BV, owned by the New York private investment firm Cerberus Capital Management LP.
  • Represented Schulke & Mayr GmbH, a Germany based wholly owned subsidiary of Air Liquide group, on the India leg of its global acquisition of assets constituting healthcare antisepsis solutions business of Johnson & Johnson Inc.
  • Advised Tokai Rubber Industries Co., Ltd. (now Sumitomo Riko), a leading Japanese manufacturer of automotive parts, in setting up its subsidiary in India and joint venture with its Indian partner, Imperial Auto Industries Ltd.
  • Represented Ford Motor Credit Company LLC on setting up its business operations (a non-banking financial company) in India.
  • Represented and advised Trafigura Beheer BV, one of world’s largest crude oil trader, on a strategic equity investment in Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Limited's oil refinery in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu.