KKR has invested approximately ₹2,069.50 crore ($250 million) in Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (RRVL).
The transaction involved the subscription of 17,158,752 equity shares of RRVL for a consideration of approximately ₹2,069.50 crore ($250 million) among Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (RRVL) and KKR. With this investment, the KKR’s shareholding in RRVL has increased to approximately 1.42%.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co acted for KKR in this investment deal.
The transaction team was led by Raghubir Menon (Partner and Regional Practice Head - M&A and Private Equity, General Corporate) Natashaa Shroff (Partner), Sakshi Mehra (Partner), Shiladitya Banerjee (Partner), Deepa Rekha (Partner), Tushnaz Patel (Senior Associate), Abhimanyu Hazari (Senior Associate) and Rooha Khurshid (Senior Associate).
The due diligence team was led by Natashaa Shroff (Partner), Sakshi Mehra (Partner), Shiladitya Banerjee (Partner), Deepa Rekha (Partner), Apoorva Murali (Partner); Swati Sharma (Principal Associate); Neha Khanduri, Pranav Awasthi, Tushnaz Patel, Abhimanyu Hazari, Ananya Kulkarni, Neha Pilay, Shrungar Bhuva, Shaileja Verma (Senior Associates); Debanik Bid, Madhurika Durge, Vedika Walia, Shubhangi Maheshwari, Devangana Mandal, Srobona Ghosh Dastidar, Ketayun Mistry, Vishu Surana, Shreya Goyal, Gaurang Mandavkar, Viraaj Gaur, Shambhavi Nargundkar, Aryan Roy, Alice Sharma, Rajat Sinha (Associates).
The competition team was led by Harman Singh Sandhu (Partner), Atreyee Sarkar (Principal Associate) and Neetu Ahlawat (Principal Associate).
Simpson Thacher and Bartlett acted as the international legal advisors to KKR; Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India LLP advised KKR on finance and tax.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas advised Reliance Industries Limited (“RIL”) and Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (“RRVL”) on Indian legal aspects.
The transaction team was led by Shishir Vayttaden (Partner).
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP advised Reliance Industries Limited (“RIL”) and Reliance Retail Ventures Limited (“RRVL”) on international legal aspects.
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas acted for RRVL while AZB & Partners advised QIA.
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