Russell Stamets

Russell A. Stamets is an American lawyer and Indian advocate who has focused on doing business in India and Southeast Asia for more than 15 years. He holds law degrees from Bangalore University and the National Law School of India. He also has a law degree and an MA in Journalism from Indiana University in Bloomington. Stamets studied music and economics at DePauw University and in Vienna, and he was a classical music critic for a major newspaper. He advises American and Indian businesses on expanding and growing their businesses.

Foreign Investment Potential in India

July 15, 2015

In this edition of The Interview, Fair Observer talks to Russell Stamets, a Delhi-based lawyer, author and business advisor. Many foreign and domestic investors were jubilant when Narendra Modi became the new Indian prime minister in 2014. The upbeat market sentiment in India was expressed with a 27% rise in foreign direct investment...

What Obama Wants From India

January 25, 2015

After George W. Bush, Barack Obama becomes the second US president to bet big on India. He may be the first who won’t be disappointed. Presidents of the United States do not generally change the date of their State of the Union address. This year, US President Barack Obama did...