Abhishek is part of the national management in India. He is responsible for overseeing key engagements, relationships and strategic initiatives for the Indian operations. He is also responsible for driving M&A advisory in India.
He has more than a decade long experience in managing a range of financial advisory engagements across various industries. He has provided financial advisory to clients for purposes including, mergers and acquisitions. Negotiations, In the area of valuation settlement of disputes, accounting and tax reporting, and strategic assessment. He has also helped companies to develop business strategies for expansion and pricing, and in evaluating possible financial strategies.
Abhishek has managed assignments such as swap ratio determination, portfolio valuation, equity valuation, valuation of financial instruments (such as complex convertible instruments, ESOPs and other hedging instruments), purchase price allocation and impairment assessment (per IFRS, US GAAP and Indian income tax). He has handled several complex cross border engagements where teams from multiple countries were working simultaneously. Abhishek has advised on transactions in Consumer, Technology and Industrials vertical.
Abhishek has been speaker at conferences organised by forums such as ASSOCHAM and VC Circle on valuation and M&A related topics. Abhishek’s prior work experience include stints with corporate finance and advisory division of Deloitte and Grant Thornton.
Abhishek holds a Master of Business Administration degree from INSEAD (France).