Mr. C. Achuthan, the former presiding officer of the Securities Appellate Tribunal and chairperson of Takeover Regulations Advisory Committee passed away this week. Somasekhar Sundaresan and Sandeep Parekh pay tribute to the individual who played an instrumental role in the evolution of securities regulation in India over the last decade.
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Umakanth Varottil is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore. He specializes in corporate law and governance, mergers and acquisitions and cross-border investments. Prior to his foray into academia, Umakanth was a partner at a pre-eminent law firm in India.