S Dhanapal &Associates
       Practising Company Secretaries

Mr. N. Ramanathan is a Commerce Graduate from the University of Madras and a fellow member of the Institute of Companies Secretaries of India. Prior to associating with the firm as a partner, he worked as Company Secretary of a listed company in Chennai for more than ten years. He has gained substantial knowledge and experience in ensuring compliance of listed companies and has handled variety of assignments including take over, scheme of arrangements, variety of equity issues etc. He is an extremely down to earth and modest person who believes in simple living and high thinking.

He heads the following broad functions in the firm -
1. Incorporation of Companies and LLPs.
2. Schemes of mergers and demergers.
3. Compounding of various offences before the Company Law Board, Regional Director and RBI.
4. Liaison with and appearance before Registrar of Companies, Regional Director, Company Law Board and RBI.

Professional Experience

1. Compliance with listing agreement.
2. Handled documentation relating to overseas issue and related due diligence.
3. Handled composite schemes of re-arrangement including mergers, demergers and amalgamation.
4. Rights issue by listed companies.
5. Liaison with Stock Exchanges.
6. Documentation and due diligence in relating to acquisition of companies in India and abroad.

His areas of interest include
1. Understanding the functioning of stock exchanges and securities market across the globe.
2. Listing of various types of securities and issues in India and overseas.
3. Schemes of arrangements and compromises.
4. Registration of trademarks and other intellectual property rights.

S Dhanapal & Associates hereby declare that the contents of this website are true to the best of their knowledge and belief and are in conformity with Guidelines for Advertisement by Company Secretary in Practice - ICSI Guide line No. 4 of December, 2007, issued by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. The contents or claims in this website are the sole and exclusive responsibility of S Dhanapal & Associates. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India does not own any responsibility whatsoever for such contents or claims by S Dhanapal & Associates