New Rules for Medical Devices in India
Published 20 Feb, 2017
Ramanand is a member of the Professional Services Practice Management Group 2019 steering committee.
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Ramanand is a partner with over twenty-five years of international work experience in corporate law and finance. Now based in Bangalore, he provides specialist advisory services on cross-border mergers and acquisitions, international agreements and collaborations for biotech, drug and medical device discovery and development, related transactions in the field of life sciences and healthcare, and multifaceted insolvency resolution and bankruptcy matters.
Ramanand is also a corporate governance and risk management specialist—advising listed and unlisted companies on complex and sensitive board and c-suite level corporate governance issues (including addressing the discovery and reporting of material corporate fraud).
In addition to his transactional work, Ramanand has appeared before various courts and tribunals in corporate and commercial disputes, and he is empanelled as a commercial arbitrator by the Indian Institute of Arbitration and Mediation.
Prior to returning to India in late 2007, he spent 11 years in Europe and the US, working with the International Monetary Fund in Washington, DC and a United Nations commission in Geneva, Switzerland. On returning to India, he co-founded Mundkur Law Partners (MLP), an award-winning, boutique law firm based in Bangalore.
Ramanand holds a master’s degree from Harvard Law School (specializing in international finance), where he received the Langdon E Gammon fellowship and a Myer and Etta Dana scholarship. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the National Law School of India University, where he graduated at the top of his class with seven academic gold medals. Ramanand’s love for the law keeps him engaged in teaching and speaking on international finance, arbitration and corporate governance, including teaching courses at the National Law School of India University and the National University of Juridical Sciences in India.
Ramanand is qualified to practice law in India and New York.
Recent representations include:
M&A and Private Equity
Life Sciences and Healthcare
Corporate Governance and Disputes
Mundkur Law Partners (MLP) is an award-winning corporate law firm based in Bangalore, India. The firm specializes in complex, international transactions, and is reputed for adding exceptional value in developing client strategies (in both transactions and disputes). The firm’s clients range in size from listed multinationals to start-ups, with interests across diverse areas—from brick and mortar manufacturing to cutting edge drug-discovery and technology-based businesses.
The firm’s practice focusses on five areas: international M&A (including private equity and venture capital transactions), education law, life sciences and healthcare, insolvency resolution and complex commercial disputes. The firm values its strong reputation for exceptional client service, and offers each client the assurance of complete partner involvement in every aspect of the client engagement.