4 July 2012
Clifford Chance's India Group walks away with two awards from the recent IFLR India Awards 2012. Global (all regions)
The Awards, held in Mumbai on 5 July, recognise the most innovative deals and teams in India.
The Debt and Equity Linked Deal of the Year Award was awarded for the work done on the Ballarpur hybrid offering. This was the first US dollar-denominated perpetual securities offering from the Indian market, the issuing vehicle being part of the larger Ballarpur group. The team was led by Rahul Guptan in Singapore and Matt Fairclough in Hong Kong.
Clifford Chance also took home the International Project Finance Firm of the Year. The Projects team have continued to advise on some of the biggest and most innovative project transactions in India, including the Shapoorji Pallonji toll road project and the Jhajjar power financing.