Priya is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Corporate M&A practice in London and advises on a wide range of corporate transactions, with a particular focus on private M&A, joint ventures, equity fundraisings and general corporate advisory work.
Prior to joining the Firm in 2023, Priya spent one year working in the corporate legal team at Revolut and maintains a specific interest in the fintech and tech sectors. Priya trained and qualified at a Magic Circle firm and in 2020, spent six months on secondment to the Singapore office of that firm.
Representative Legal Matters
Recent transactions in which Priya has been involved include:
RSA Security LLC on the separation and sale of its global software and services in governance, risk and compliance business to Cinven for USD 1.385 billion.
Robinhood Markets, Inc. on its initial agreement to acquire Ziglu Limited, the UK EMI and cryptoasset firm for USD 170 million.
Etsy, Inc. on its acquisition of Depop Ltd, the UK online fashion marketplace, for USD1.625 billion.
Signify B.V. on its acquisition of Telensa Holdings Limited, a global manufacturer and supplier of AI-powered smart city technologies.
Saudi Aramco’s USD 15 billion joint venture investment in Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries’ oil-to-chemicals business (aborted).
Great-West LifeCo Inc. on its acquisition of Ark Life Assurance Company DAC, a leading provider of life insurance, pensions and investments in Ireland, from Phoenix Group Holdings plc for EUR 230 million.
Zopa Group Limited, the peer-to-peer lender and UK digital bank, on its October 2021 GBP220m fundraising led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and various secondary sales processes.
A global security services provider on its internal corporate reorganisation.
Advising Women for Women International, an international charity that supports women survivors of war, on its template commercial partnership agreements with private sector corporate fundraisers.
Previously worked for Advocates for International Development, a global charity that provides an international pro bono brokerage service connecting law firms with charities requiring SDG-focused pro bono assistance.
- England & Wales~United Kingdom (2020)
- BPP University Law School (Legal Practice Course with Distinction) (2018)
- BPP University Law School (Graduate Diploma in Law with Distinction) (2017)
- University of Oxford (BA History with First Class Honours) (2016)