Gunderson Dettmer Named Key Player for India-related Work by India Business Law Journal

August 15, 2023Firm News

India Business Law Journal (IBLJ) has named Gunderson Dettmer a Key Player in its newly published 2023 rankings. Under the leadership of Singapore Managing Partner Jonathan Pentzien, Gunderson Dettmer, which has been recognized as a Significant Player for the past three years, moved up a notch as a Key Player for India-related deals.

Noteworthy transactions highlighted by IBLJ included:

  • Representing Tiger Global in Zomato’s $570 million acquisition of delivery company Blinkit (formerly Grofers)
  • Representing FreshToHome, a Bengaluru-based fish and meat delivery e-commerce platform in its $104 million Series D financing led by Amazon’s India-focused Smbhav Venture Fund
  • Representing Prosus Ventures in its $370 million investment in India-based fashion-tech startup Virgio

In July 2023, Singapore Partners Jonathan Pentzien and David He were also named to IBLJ’s International A-List as top international lawyers for India-related deals.

Gunderson Dettmer – with over 400 lawyers across 11 offices in key venture markets throughout the world – is the preeminent international law firm with an exclusive focus on the innovation economy. Our Singapore office, which serves as the hub for our India and Southeast Asia practice, is consistently recognized as the "most active venture capital law firm" in India and Southeast Asia by Pitchbook's Global League Tables, and top-ranked in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific, Chambers Asia-Pacific and the India Business Law Journal.