VISHZNU RAGUPATHI
Partner
Email: vishznu.ragupathi@asl.com.my

 

 

 

 

Vishznu’s practice primarily consists of advising, structuring, drafting and negotiating agreements of a corporate and commercial nature for various infrastructure projects, inclusive of Power Purchase Agreements (“PPAs”), Engineering Procurement, Construction and Commissioning Contracts (“EPCCs”), Operation and Management Agreements, Long-Term Service Agreements, Shareholder Agreements, Joint-Venture Agreements and Concession Agreements. Other than salient project documentation, his experience also encompasses the preparation of bid submissions, risk assessment for tender submissions and attending to requests for proposals and invitations to bid.

He has advised on various infrastructure projects in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Indo-China and Tajikistan which include coal-fired, gas-fired and solar photovoltaic power plants, heat-electric generating plants, district cooling plants, electricity distribution systems, highway construction and land reclamation projects.

Vishznu also has dispute advisory experience, and has inter-alia opined on disputes under PPAs and EPCCs and assisted in the preparation of cause papers for a performance bond injunction.

He also has corporate and M&A advisory experience and has inter-alia advised on the acquisition of assets in a Malaysian medical company by Japanese acquirers and the preparation of consortium and joint-venture agreements in relation to a coal-fired power plant in Bangladesh.

 

Bar Admissions and Professional Qualifications
Bar of England and Wales, Lincoln’s Inn (2008)
Malaysian Bar (2012)

Legal Education
Northumbria University, Newcastle (LL.B Hons)