Trishala Naidu

Associate, Singapore (on client secondment)

Biography

Overview

Trishala Naidu is an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity Practice, based in Singapore.

Trishala's experience includes advising publicly listed companies, privately-held corporates and private equity firms across a broad spectrum of industries on domestic and cross-border share and business transfers, joint ventures, general corporate advisory work, schemes of transfer of insurance business and corporate restructuring.

Bars and Courts
Advocate and Solicitor, Singapore
Solicitor, England and Wales
Education
LLM
London School of Economics and Political Science
LLB
University of Manchester
Languages
English
Mandarin
French

Experience

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company on the global divestment of certain of its non-core products in Asia Pacific.

Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric, a global player in energy management and automation, on its US$2.1 billion (₹14,000 crore) acquisition of Larsen & Toubro Electrical & Automation, and on the subsequent consortium arrangements between Schneider Electric and Temasek Holdings Private Ltd. The transaction was named "Cross-Border M&A Deal of the Year (Over US$1 billion)" by the M&A Advisor (2020).

Brookfield Renewable Partners
Brookfield on the disposal of 9 operating solar plants in Thailand to Global Power Synergy Public Company (GPSC), the power generation arm of Thailand's PTT Group.

Brookfield on the disposal of its solar energy business in Malaysia.

ESR
ESR on the formation of a perpetual core fund and joint venture among ESR, AXA Investment Managers - Real Assets (AXA IM), and a major sovereign wealth fund in connection with the acquisition of six logistics properties in Japan for US$1 billion.

ESR on its capital raising and financing for Sachiura, a billion-dollar distribution center and one of the largest master-planned logistics parks in Japan.

Brenntag
Brenntag, the global market leader in chemical distribution headquartered in Germany, on its acquisition of and joint venture with the Tee Hai Group, a leading chemicals distribution company in Singapore.

LOLC Holdings
LOLC Holdings, as part of an investor consortium, on the sale of its shareholding in PRASAC MicroFinance Institution Limited (PRASAC) to Kookmin Bank Co. Ltd, the largest ever Cambodian M&A deal by value and one of the largest ever overseas investments by a Korean bank. The transaction won "Best of the Frontier Markets" award at the FinanceAsia Awards 2020.

Bangkok Bank
Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited on its US$2.3 billion acquisition of a majority shareholding in Bank Permata Tbk from Standard Chartered Bank and PT Astra International Tbk. This transaction has been named "M&A Deal of the Year" by ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2020.

Puma Energy
Puma Energy on its divestment in Langsat Terminal (One) Sdn Bhd and Langsat Terminal (Two) Sdn Bhd, its joint ventures in Malaysia with Dialog Terminals Sdn Bhd.

Puma Energy on the disposal of its Indonesian businesses.

Utico FZC
Utico FZC, the UAE's leading private water and power utility provider with respect to the approximately S$3 billion restructuring of the Hyflux group, a Singapore listed water and power conglomerate.