Richie Sancheti

Leader – Investment Fund Practice
Nishith Desai Associates

Richie Sancheti leads the Funds Practice Group at Nishith Desai Associates and is based in Mumbai. With a strong background in funds, he leads advisory on optimum structures for setting up on-shore and off-shore investment funds. He also 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 and has extensive experience in designing fund structures and advising on “market” terms.

A Member of the firm’s International Tax and Private Equity Investment Practice Groups, Richie advises clients on matters including large-scale private equity transactions.