Archana is a founder partner of VERTICES PARTNERS. She specialises in the Corporate Commercial, Venture Capital & Private Equity Practice. Her work is in relation to venture capital and private equity investments, mergers & acquisitions and joint ventures and strategic acquisitions across multiple sectors.
She has been regularly representing private equity funds in relation to Investments, Multi-National Companies in cross-border transactions, Advising on Foreign Direct Investments, Outbound Investments, Joint Ventures, Technology Transfers and Commercial Contractual Aspects.
She has worked across various sectors, inter-alia Financial Services, Consumer Products, Healthcare, Credit Information, Real Estate, Manufacturing, Education and Pharmaceuticals.
Prior to founding VERTICES PARTNERS, Archana was in Economic Laws Practice, where she worked for more than 6 years. While at ELP, Archana was a key member of the corporate and private equity team. Archana started her career in the supreme court with litigation and thereafter with New Delhi Law Offices(South), in New Delhi and AZB & Partners(Mumbai).
Amongst a few notable transactions in her various capacities, Archana has recently advised Resonance Eduventures in its capital raise from KKR and the exit to CLSA and Milestone PE, Osam Dairy in its capital raise from Aavishkaar and Lok Capital, Five Star Business Credits in their capital raise from Morgan Stanley PE, Corona Remedies in their capital raise from Creador Capital, Sheroes in their capital raise from Lumis Partners, Tano Capital on its investment in MSH Sarees Private Limited, in Arohan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd and in Windlass Pharmaceuticals, ID Fresh Foods in their capital raise from Helion Venture Partners; Somerset Indus Capital on their investment in Cygnus Health Care Limited and Krsnaa Diagnostics, Express Clinics in its strategic joint venture with Davita Inc., Trucksfirst in their capital raise from Saif Capital and Karadi Path in its capital raise from Pearson Affordable Learning Fund.