Spouse(s) Vandana Shroff
Name Cyril Shroff
|Alma mater Government Law College, Mumbai|
Similar Shardul S Shroff, Zia Mody, Gautam Adani
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Cyril Suresh Shroff is an Indian corporate lawyer. He is the Managing Partner of Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and used to be the Managing Partner of Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co, India's largest and foremost law firm.
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Cyril shroff 100 years of lawyering being family run and the future of the firm
After the death of Suresh Shroff, Cyril took control of the Mumbai operations of the Amarchand Mangaldas at the age of 35. He slowly rose to being a favoured adviser to the India's corporate elite. Cyril has consistently advised on the most prominent business deals happening in post liberalisation India. His prominent deals include the work done with Etihad Airways, Reliance Industries, Wipro, Diageo, Piramal Enterprises, Warburg Pincus, Essar Energy, Standard Chartered, BNP Paribas, etc.
With the quality and range of work undertaken by his firm, Cyril has developed expertise in corporate laws, securities markets, banking, infrastructure and others. Cyril has been regarded and consistently rated as India's top corporate, banking and project finance lawyer by several international surveys, including those conducted by International Financial Law Review (IFLR), Euromoney, Chambers Global, Asia Legal 500, Asia Law and others.
Cyril is a member of the Advisory Board of the Centre for Study of the Legal Profession established by the Harvard Law School, a member of the Advisory Board of the National Institute of Securities Markets and on Board of IIM Trichy. He is an advisory member of the Finance Planning Standard Board of India (FPSB India) and Macquarie.
He is a member of the Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) International Advisory Board. Cyril is also part of various committees of the Confederation of Indian Industry - the National Council on Corporate Governance, the National Committee on Capital Markets, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Commodities Markets, Financial Investors and Regulatory Affairs
Cyril has held a number of Directorships in various Indian Companies.
Background and family
Cyril is the son of Suresh Shroff, who was the former managing partner of Amarchand Mangaldas. Cyril's grandfather Amarchand Shroff started Amarchand Mangaldas in 1917.
Cyril is married to Vandana Shroff, who is also a partner in Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas. He has two children, Rishabh and Paridhi. Rishabh is married to Saloni Shroff. Paridhi is married to Karan Adani, son of Gautam Adani, chairman and founder of the Adani Group.