Sharika Nair is a member of our Investment Funds practice in our Luxembourg office. She provides regulatory and legal advice on the structuring and establishment of Luxembourg unregulated and regulated alternative investment funds which comprises an array of matters including fund formation, regulatory advice, licence application and advising investors on prospective fund investments.
She has set up several Luxembourg-domiciled specialised investment funds with a wide range of strategies such as real estate funds, master-feeders structures, hedge funds and private equity.
She assists clients with the filing and approval process by liaising with the Luxembourg financial supervisory authority (the Commission de Surveillance du Secteur Financier).
She provides assistance to fund managers through the investment phase and assists in structuring special purpose vehicles, co-investment vehicles and joint ventures; carrying out legal and regulatory due diligences; drafting and negotiating shareholders’ agreements, share purchase agreements and loan arrangements.