Partner, J. Sagar Associates, Bangalore, India
Sajai Singh has been with J. Sagar Associates for over twenty years and is Chair of the Corporate Commercial practice at the firm. He undertakes transactional work with a focus on representing emerging technology companies in areas of Inbound Investments in India, Venture Capital (VC) & Private Equity (PE) investments, Joint Ventures, strategic alliances, and Mergers & Acquisitions. In Venture Funding & Private Equity transactions, Mr. Singh has represented both funds and investee companies. During his career he has represented clients in a cross section of industries including Media, Communication, Entertainment and BPO (Business Process Outsourcing).
He has assisted many international businesses and funds to funnel investments in India. These clients include established and high technology companies, Internet start-ups, connectivity specialists, e-commerce ventures, conversion technology and technology based entertainment industries. He leads the Firm’s Technology, Media & Telecommunication Practice.
Mr. Singh conducts two professional skills development courses at the National Law School of India University in Bangalore - one on Negotiation Skills and another on Transactional Skills for lawyers. Mr. Singh is the Vice President of the International Technology Lawyers Association (ITechLaw). He is also the India representative for ABA International along with being the Co-Chair of the India Committee of ABA SIL. He is the Chair of the International Sub-Committee of the PE / VC Committee of the ABA Section of Business Law. He is very active with TiE and ABA (American Bar Association) globally, and is often called to speak at international events.
The Asia Pacific Legal 500 has described Sajai Singh as ‘highly recommended’ by clients and counterparts in overseas law firms. “We have had very positive experience with Sajai Singh for IT matters”, says one UK-based commentator.