In recent years BRICS and MINT countries have had an active role in the M&A transactions, accounting for the most important portion of M&A market in emerging economies. This session will analyse trends in those markets (inbound and outbound M&A), the different laws and regulations affecting M&A transactions. These include restrictions to foreigners, foreign exchange controls, antitrust regimes, and other relevant regulations. In addition to a discussion of relevant legal and regulatory matters, this panel will address cultural and practical issues frequently encountered by practitioners in this area.
Hermann Knott Luther Law Firm, Cologne; Co-Chair, IBA Law Firm Management Committee
Dominic Sanders Linklaters, Moscow/London
Antonio Bulnes Garrigues, Mexico City
Geoffrey Burgess Debevoise & Plimpton, London
Akil Hirani Majmudar & Partners, Mumbai; Vice-Chair, IBA Asia Pacific Regional Forum
Abhijit Mukhopadhyay General Counsel, Hinduja Group, London
Atik Susanto Oentoeng Suria & Partners, Jakarta