Nirav Patel, our new Corporate Partner, shares some thoughts on how businesses can learn Environmental, Social and Governance (“ESG”) best practice from impact investing firms.

Nirav Patel is a corporate partner at Bates Wells and has experience advising on Corporate M&A (including with deals featuring international / cross-border elements), Corporate Real Estate M&A, corporate structuring and general corporate advisory. In recent years, he has also had a particular focus on advising impact investment funds on equity investments and disposals usually focussed in Emerging and Frontier Markets.