She joins from IIFL Wealth Management where she was the director of investment advisory and trust services, and was instrumental in establishing the company’s fiduciary practice. She has also spent time at IL&FS Trust Company and Standard Chartered Asset Management.

Speaking of her excitement at joining Amarchand, Sahal said: “I have been fortunate to have considerable experience on several aspects of the private wealth management client practice, including the fiduciary space. This is something that will add huge value to clients who are looking for support in their trust and estate planning.”

A member of both India’s Institute of Chartered Accountants and Institute of Company Secretaries in addition to being a qualified lawyer, Sahal has over 13 years of experience in asset and wealth management, estate and succession planning, family governance and trusts matters.

“We are happy to have Mugdha with us,” said managing partner Cyril Shroff: “With her wide experience and exposure in the industry, Mugdha’s addition will further enhance the team’s capabilities to support our clients. She will work closely with me and the existing PCP team and also provide more depth to our initiatives to rapidly develop this practice area further.”