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Pradip Somaia

Pradip Somaia

Partner - Regent Partners LLP

Pradip is an experienced investment banker within the technology, media and telecommunications sector.  He is responsible for a wide range of advisory work and has managed over 50 assignments at Regent in the areas of acquisition, divestment and sale of businesses, funding, valuation and strategy consulting. He has completed numerous assignments including the recent sale of Oasis Medical Solutions (EPR and PAS Software) to Allsripts Medical Solutions Inc, sale of Altimate (Enterprise systems distribution) to Arrow Electronics Inc, sale of PSCAL (financial management software) to Civica, sale of Codework (Security distribution) to Altimate Group, divestment of IQ-Sys (a virtualisation and network management provider) from QA, sale of Talisman Software S.A (IT resourcing) to Vedior, acquisition of Logan Orviss International (Telecoms Consulting) on behalf of Patni Computer Systems Ltd, sale of Centia and AKS, (both pan European distributors of Network infrastructure products) to DNSint.com AG, and the sale of Data Technology Group Plc (IT Services), to Innovise Plc.  Prior to joining Regent, Pradip served as chief financial officer within a number of large European and US multinational IT corporations, generally with financial responsibility for operations throughout Europe. He has worked for EDS, International Data Corporation, Science Applications International Corporation and Equant Integration Services. 

Pradip is a regular speaker/lecturer at TMT events/Institutions.

Pradip is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and a Chartered Global Management Accountant. 



Workshop: Raising Finance Through Equity Transactions - An Insight into the Mergers and Acquisitions Activities of Technology Industries

Thu 27 Oct, 11:30am - 12:30pm

The broader economy continues to waver and create more unpredictable sales patterns. At the same time, developments such as cloud computing are awakening customer desire for different payment options. Channel...

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