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Utkarsh advises and executes capital market transactions for both issuers and underwriters.
Utkarsh has extensive experience in initial public offerings, of Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), including Rule 144A and Regulation S offerings, rights issues offerings, private placement, block/bulk and offer for sale transactions.
He has provided his expert counsel to companies from diverse sectors such as non-banking finance, technology, specialty chemicals, real estate, F&B, and casual dining chains, among others.
Prior to joining Hogan Lovells in 2021, Utkarsh was based out of Mumbai, India working with one of the leading firms specializing in executing complex capital markets transaction including the initial public offering of the first REIT in India.
The Book Running Lead Managers, in the US$690 million initial public offering by Embassy Office Parks REIT, a real estate investment trust, cosponsored by the Embassy and Blackstone groups.*
Vodafone Idea Limited, a leading listed mobile telecommunications operator in India, in its US$3.63 billion rights issue.*
IRB Infrastructure Trust, India’s first unlisted infrastructure investment trust, in a rights issue.*
The Book Running Lead Managers in the US$110m initial public offering of of Bikaji Foods International, India's third largest ethnic snacks company.
The Book Running Lead Managers, in the US$61.62 million initial public offering by Barbeque-Nation Hospitality Limited, one of India’s leading casual dining restaurant chains.*
IRB Infrastructure Developments Limited, one of India’s largest private roads and highways infrastructure developers, in investments of approximately US$625 billion by affiliates of GIC*
The Book Running Lead Managers, in the US$194.20 million initial public offering by Polycab India Limited, a key manufacturer in in the Indian wires and cables industry.*
The Book Running Lead Managers, in the US$274.01 million initial public offering of Indostar Capital Finance Limited, a non-banking finance company.*
The Book Running Lead Managers, in the US$85m initial public offering by Keystone Realtors Limited, one of the prominent real estate developers in India
The Book Running Lead Managers in the US$60m initial public offering of DCX Systems, a manufacturer of electronic sub-systems and cable harnesses in India.
The Book Running Lead Managers in the US$120m initial public offering of Kaynes Technology India, a leading end-to-end and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions electronics manufacturer in India.
*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.
- BA, LLB (Hons), Nalsar University of Law, 2016
- Bar Council of India