People Digest: Cyril Amarchand gets new PE head; Adrian Mowat joins CLSA

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Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (CAM) has appointed Ravindra Bandhakavi as a partner and head of private equity practice while CLSA has roped in Adrian Mowat as its chief strategist.

Cyril Amarchand gets new PE practice head

Law firm Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas (CAM) has appointed Ravindra Bandhakavi as a partner and head of private equity practice. He will be based in the firm’s Delhi office.

Bandhakavi has over 18 years of experience, and focuses on private equity and mergers & acquisitions transactions and works closely with numerous private equity funds and financial institutions on their investments in India across various sectors, the firm said in a statement.

Before joining CAM, he was with Trilegal for about four and a half years. Prior to this, he was with the erstwhile Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A. Shroff & Co.

Adrian Mowat joins CLSA as chief strategist

CLSA on Tuesday said it has roped in veteran banker Adrian Mowat as its chief strategist, according to media reports.

Prior to joining CLSA, Mowat worked with JP Morgan in Hong Kong from 2002 to 2017, first as chief Asian equity strategist and later as chief Asian and emerging markets equity strategist.

Mowat is an emerging market equity specialist with 30 years of combined buy and sell-side experience.