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Linklaters LLP

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ONE SILK STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 8HQ, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7456 2000
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Linklaters LLP, Savi Hebbur, London EC2Y, ENGLAND

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Savi Hebbur

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Linklaters LLP

Work Department

Corporate.

Position

Savi is a corporate partner based in London and is qualified in England & Wales, India and New York. He specialises in advising international clients on their Indian transactions and Indian corporates on their international M&A. Some recent roles include acting for BP on the US$9bn acquisition of Indian oil and gas assets ‚Äď the largest in-bound investment into India; Unilever on its EUR 4.1 bn offer to increase its shareholding in Hindustan Unilever ‚Äď the largest-ever takeover offer in India; Reliance Industries on its US$450mn JV with Sibur and the disposal of Rovi and Sarta blocks in Kurdistan to Chevron.

Career

Member of the New York Bar, advocate of the High Court of Delhi and solicitor in England and Wales. Associate P&A Law Offices, New Delhi 2001-03; associate, business practice group, Jones Day, New York 2004-05; associate, mainstream corporate Linklaters, London 2005-08; managing associate, mainstream corporate ‚Äď India, Linklaters, London 2008-13; partner, mainstream corporate ‚Äď India, Linklaters, London 2013 to date.

Education

National Law School of India University (1996-2001 BA; LLB (Hons)); Harvard Law School (2003-04 LLM).


India

Foreign firms

Within: Foreign firms

The team at Linklaters Business Services is active across inbound and outbound corporate and M&A transactions, as well as advising on financing and capital markets in India. The India group is headed up by Narayan Iyer, who focuses on financing matters and, alongside recently promoted partner Sushil Jacob, led advice to Avendus Capital on the £23m acquisition of Ocean Dial Asset Management. In another work highlight, Savi Hebbur led a team which acted for Rosneft on its $12.9bn acquisition of a minimum 49% equity stake in Essar Oil Limited. Ben Carroll is a key name to note for dispute resolution and is handling several high-profile international arbitrations. Amit Singh, previously based in Hong Kong, joined the firm's Singapore office from Allen & Overy.

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