Chetan Sheth

Chetan Sheth

European Counsel, Corporate
Chetan Sheth focuses on advising financial sponsor clients on a range of matters, including control investments, exits and divestures, public mergers and acquisitions, bolt-on transactions, joint ventures, co-investments, reorganisations and management incentive arrangements. His experience spans a range of sectors and jurisdictions, with a particular emphasis on transactions involving financial institutions.


Mr. Sheth’s recent representations since joining Skadden include advising:

  • JAB Holdings on its joint venture with BNP Paribas Cardif to deliver a range of pet insurance services throughout the U.K., EMEA and Latin America.

Mr. Sheth’s representations prior to joining Skadden include advising:

  • Warburg Pincus on the acquisition of Leumi Card, an Israel-based credit card operator, from Bank Leumi and the equity arrangements in connection with the acquisition of Self Bank S.A.U.;
  • CPPIB on its £675 million investment for a 30% stake in BGL Group, the operator of and;
  • Blackstone and PAI Partners on the disposal of United Biscuits to Yildiz Holding;
  • New Mountain Capital on the acquisition of Syntor Fine Chemicals;
  • Cale Street on its 50% acquisition of the Intu Derby shopping centre and its joint venture with Intu Properties plc; and
  • SoftBank on its £24.4 billion public takeover of ARM Holdings plc.

During the course of his career at another major international law firm, Mr. Sheth spent time on secondment to a major financial institution and a leading financial sponsor, where he worked on a variety of transactions.



  • LL.B., King's College, London, 2007
  • Legal Practice Course, BPP, 2008


  • England & Wales

Chetan Sheth

European Counsel, Corporate