Richie Sancheti leads the Fund Formation practice at Nishith Desai Associates and is based in Mumbai. With a strong funds background, Richie advises on optimum structures for setting up onshore and offshore investment funds. He advises fund managers in connection with the formation, carry allocation program and governance of private funds.
Richie specializes in all aspects of the formation and operation of venture capital, private equity and hedge funds that are focused on investing in India. He has extensive experience in designing fund structures and advising on “market” terms. Richie is also a member of the firm’s international tax and private equity investment practice groups and advises clients on matters including private equity transactions.