IDFC Alternatives’ preferred suggest, Vinod Joseph, has ceased the homegrown personal fairness firm to join regulation firm Argus Partners as a partner at its Mumbai office.
Joseph will help the law company deepen its corporate exercise, mainly within the personal equity and private investment price range segments, Argus handling associate Krishnava Dutt stated in an assertion.
Dutt additionally said that the regulation firm had currently accelerated its banking and finance and the disputes practices and that developing the corporate exercise was a herbal corollary.
Mumbai-situated Argus additionally practices in other areas inclusive of mergers and acquisitions, financial ruin, competition law, oblique tax, labor and employment, and actual property, in step with its internet site.
Argus Partners has offices in Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, and Bengaluru. It has 10 companions, 3 equity companions, and four senior companions, aside from Joseph and handling companion Dutt, its website shows.
Joseph had joined IDFC Alternatives in 2016. Previously, he became the felony head of Brand Capital, the advert-for-fairness funding arm of Bennett, Coleman & Co Ltd.
Joseph is an alumnus of the National Law School of India University, Bangalore and completed his postgraduation from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 2003.
He commenced his career at AZB & Partners in 1998 as an accomplice and later joined BNP Paribas as an assistant felony manager before moving to DSP Merrill Lynch as a manager looking after compliance and regulation.
He also labored with Dua & Associates, UK-centered Lawrence Graham LLP, US-based Reed Smith Richards Butler LLP, and Kotak Mahindra Bank. Joseph has also authored a singular titled Hitchhiker.