Manoj Tulsiani is a partner in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Debt Capital Markets Practice.

Mr. Tulsiani regularly advises corporates, governments, and financial institutions across the full range of debt and equity-linked capital markets products in a significant number of jurisdictions, including with respect to bank regulatory capital, corporate hybrid, and convertible/exchangeable bond offerings. He also has extensive experience advising issuers with respect to corporate treasury and balance sheet management-related activities.

Mr. Tulsiani’s experience includes advising:

  • The underwriters on various issuances by AIIB under its GMTN programme
  • QNB, as issuer, on its EMTN programme update and issuances thereunder
  • J.P. Morgan in connection with Ukraine’s consent solicitations relating to its outstanding Eurobonds and GDP-linked securities
  • The underwriters on Ukraine’s US$1.25 billion bond issuance
  • The underwriters in connection with Axis Bank’s debut Sustainable Additional Tier 1 (A1) notes
  • The underwriters in connection with Enel’s US$4 billion bond issuance, the largest-ever Sustainability-Linked transaction in the fixed-income capital markets
  • Lundin Energy on its US$2 billion inaugural bond issuance
  • Tullow Oil on the convertible bonds in connection with their US$2.4 billion debt refinancing
  • The underwriters on Gunvor’s US$300 million bond issuance
  • EQT on their €500 Million Sustainability-Linked Bond
  • The UK government on its inaugural sukuk issuance – the first sukuk issuance by a non-Islamic country*
  • The underwriters on the various capital raising and funding activities of Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC, including the group’s inaugural additional Tier 1 and Tier 2 capital issuances*
  • The underwriters on the various capital raising and funding activities of Standard Chartered, including its inaugural Reg S/144A additional Tier 1 and Tier 2 capital issuances and follow-on issuances*
  • British American Tobacco on its treasury and balance-sheet management activities, including on numerous issuances off its SEC-registered shelf platform and EMTN platform*
  • The underwriters on the inaugural Tier 2 sukuk issuance by Riyad Bank - the first ever Basel III compliant US$ Tier 2 bonds issued by a Saudi-based bank*
  • The underwriters on the IPO by Seplat Petroleum – the first dual-listed (London and Lagos) IPO and the first Nigerian company to list on the main market in London*
  • The underwriters on the convertible bond (bond plus warrant) issuances by GN Store Nord*
  • The underwriters on the hybrid capital securities issuances by SSE plc and BT plc*
  • The underwriters on the debut Tier 2 issuance by National Bank of Greece*
  • OakNorth on its debut Tier 2 transaction*
  • RBSG on its various capital and funding activities, including its SEC-registered AT1 issuances and liability management exercises*
  • The underwriters on the various capital raising and funding activities of Virgin Money, including its debut AT1 issuance*
  • The dealers in relation to the establishment of the Euro Medium Term Note programme for Argenta Spaarbank SA/NV*
  • The underwriters on various capital and funding issuances by Zurich Insurance Group*
  • On bond issues by various issuers, including Kennedy Wilson Europe, New River REIT and Wellcome Trust*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham & Watkins

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)

Education

  • BA (Hons) in Modern History, Oxford University
  • GDL, BPP Law School
  • LPC, BPP Law School

Languages Spoken

  • English

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