Rupesh Patel

Rupesh Patel

Senior Associate, Auckland

T:+64 9 357 9266

E:rupesh.patel@chapmantripp.com

Qualifications

LLB, BCOM, University of Auckland

Admitted

2008, New Zealand

Rupesh is a senior associate specialising in tax law.

He advises on a wide range of tax matters including mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, corporate restructuring and reorganisations, cross-border transactions, and financing matters.

Rupesh joined Chapman Tripp in May 2017, having previously worked in London in the corporate tax teams of a number of US based law firms, advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, corporate transactions and reorganisations and managed funds.

He is also a chartered accountant.

Recent experience

Rupesh has:

  • advised ANZ Bank on tax matters in relation to its sale of OnePath Life to global insurer Cigna Corporation
  • advised Mercury on the tax aspects of the sale of its smart-metering business to intelliHUB Group
  • advised a number of private equity firms in relation to their fund structures as well as on the acquisitions and sales of a number of their investments
  • acted for Wells Fargo Bank on tax matters in relation to the acquisition of their European headquarters based in London
  • advised a Hong Kong listed investor on acquisition and financing matters relating to a number of property acquisitions
  • advised a US headquartered multinational entertainment group on the restructure and integration of their television business across European jurisdictions, and
  • advised a multinational technology group on tax matters in relation to the worldwide launch of their technology and streaming services.
Tax

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