Published on Legal Era
Pathik Arora, who served as a Senior Partner at Hammurabi & Solomon (H&S), has returned in-house and has joined Germany-based Senvion Wind Technology, one of the leading manufacturers of onshore and offshore wind turbines, as Director - Legal & General Counsel India.
Pathik, in this new role, will head the Legal, Compliance, and Secretarial functions and will report to the India CEO and Group General Counsel based out of Hamburg, Germany.
At H&S, Pathik extensively advised on and led various transactions including investments into various companies through equity and debt (including FDI); drafting & negotiations on Shareholders Agreement, joint venture agreements, share subscription/purchase agreements; transactions for raising of debt including Project Financing, USD Bond issuance in international market, NCDs (under FPI route), ECBs, etc.; drafting & negotiations on debenture purchase agreements, among others. He has also advised private equity funds based out of Europe, USA, and Singapore for their investments in India. He has also led due diligences of real estate pan India – land and constructed properties.
Before Joining H&S, Pathik has worked with Azure Power, a leading solar power plant developer & operator, as Head of Legal, Secretarial & Compliance, and InterGlobe Hotels Pvt. Ltd., a JV of InterGlobe Group and Accor Group as Head – Legal, Secretarial, and Estate Management, part of leadership team. He has also worked with Technip KT India Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Technip, France, as Legal Counsel and Company Secretary.