Anuj is a seasoned Banking & Finance, Corporate and Fintech lawyer and heads the Banking & Finance practice of the Bangalore office. He has vast experience in structuring, preparing and negotiating banking & finance documents for various types of banking transactions and advising clients on retail banking products and insolvency proceedings.
Anuj also has abundant experience in exchange control regulations, foreign investments, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions. His work includes structuring, conducting due diligences, assistance with regulatory and exchange control approvals, preparing and negotiating definitive contracts and closing assistance.
Anuj is an expert in advising a wide variety of clients in the Fintech space. He has assisted clients on digital lending (including P2P lending), e-KYC, payment instruments, payment aggregator and payment gateway regulations, account aggregator regulations, online gaming / betting regulations, Aadhaar related matters, securities trading, insurance, data and privacy, crypto currencies, outsourcing regulations in the financial sector, e-commerce issues, and SAAS products in the Fintech industry to name a few.
Before joining the Firm, Anuj worked as an in-house counsel in the corporate legal group of ICICI Bank Limited at Mumbai and Bangalore. During his time at ICICI, Mumbai, Anuj serviced the Singapore, Hong Kong and Sri Lanka branches of the bank on all corporate lending and retail issues. Anuj worked with the corporate banking group and assisted with various recovery matters at ICICI, Bangalore.
Anuj regularly authors articles and is quoted by various publications on matters relating to banking and Fintech. Anuj also regularly features as a recommended lawyer in international publications for Indian banking and finance lawyers.