Vanina Guerrero has advised companies, management teams and investors on IPOs, Rule 144A/Reg S securities offerings, regulatory compliance, strategic investments, offerings of equity, convertible notes and debt securities, mergers and acquisitions, and crisis management in a variety of industries, most notably:

  • Internet and Internet infrastructure
  • TMT 
  • Life sciences
  • Clean tech/renewable energy

Vanina has a global practice and has worked and lived in Silicon Valley, India, China, Europe, Africa and Latin America. She is passionate about foreign languages and championing human and women's rights.

Before joining DLA Piper, Vanina was General Counsel and a member of the executive management team for both Reliance Communications (Enterprise), the flagship telecom arm of Indian conglomerate the Reliance Group, and Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), its global Internet and technology subsidiary, which owns and operates the world's largest private submarine cable system, where she was responsible for the company's global corporate and legal affairs, the strategic turnaround of core assets, disposal of non-core assets, preparing fan IPO/PE investment, and day-to-day crisis/investor management and distressed debt restructuring.

During her time at Reliance/GCX, Vanina led key corporate initiatives, including the company's corporate debt restructuring with high-yield bondholders and liability management exercises, strategic M&A and international arbitrations, and GCX's partnership with OTT players such as Alibaba Cloud to enable cloud services to India's largest startup community.

Vanina is not admitted to practice law in California.