Shearman And Sterling

Sidharth Bhasin is a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice and Asia Mergers & Acquisitions Team Leader. Sidharth is also the head of the Firm's India practice.

Sidharth focuses on public and private mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity investments and exits, restructurings and workouts.  He has extensive experience working on transactions in South and South East Asia as well as on outbound transactions into the US and Europe.  He brings to bear his significant industry expertise covering financial services, consumer, energy, infrastructure, technology, media and telecommunications sectors.

Sidharth regularly represents many of the top Asian and multinational corporations such as General Electric, PETRONAS, the Tata Group, Aditya Birla, Reliance, Essar and others.  He also has deep experience advising major private equity funds, sovereign wealth funds and financial institutions including Goldman Sachs PIA, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Everstone Capital Partners, Investcorp, Xander, New Quest, ISquared Capital, and others.

He has been consistently recognized as a leading lawyer for corporate and M&A by independent legal publications including Chambers Asia-Pacific, IFLR1000 and India Business Law Journal.