Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has advised Indian food-delivery app Swiggy on its $800 million fundraising round, which now values the company at $5 billion, with AZB & Partners representing Qatar Holding, one of the investors.
By Aparna Sai
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Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas has counselled Indian online food delivery company Swiggy on its $1 billion fundraising round, led by South African internet group Naspers Ltd, and including China’s Tencent Holdings, which was advised by L&L Partners and Latham & Watkins.