Date of birth:

9 November 1974

The name of the law school from which you received your first law degree:

National Law School Of India University, Bangalore, India

Current law firm and office:

Majmudar & Partners, Bangalore

Position within the firm:

Equity Partner

Details of any past law firms that you have worked for:

Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A.Shroff & Co., Mumbai Office; Herbert Smith Freehills, Melbourne Office; Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Singapore Office.

Key practice areas:

Banking, Infrastructure, Renewables, General Corporate, Investments, Regulatory Advisory

Why you chose to focus in these areas:

They involve meeting various needs of a client from start to finish – incorporation, development, regulatory advice, financing and operations .

Details of the matter that you have worked on in your career to date that you are most proud of, and why:

Financing of Phase 1 and Phase 2 of $2 billion Petronet LNG project, in India. Apart from being India’s first LNG project, this was an extremely lengthy and complicated project stretching to over four years of work and involved about 25 iIdian parties, ten multinational parties and five international firms.

The name of any more senior lawyers that you look up to or consider to be mentors:

Cyril Shroff And L.Viswanathan, Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A.Shroff & Co. and V.Umakanth, Professor of Law, National University of Singapore.