And The Grand Masters Are

The Grand Masters 2020 Summit Series is one the most sought after series when it comes to the country’s most influential general counsel community gets together to brain storm on topical issues and challenges that a GC’s desk comes across on a daily basis. We are in constant touch with industry veterans and leaders to bring in the best of the speakers at all the 3 editions. In case of any recommendations please feel free to write us at grandmasters@witnesslive.in

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Meanwhile, here are The Grand Masters for the respective 2019 editions:

NEW DELHI EDITIONMUMBAI EDITIONBENGALURU EDITION

Confirmed Speakers

Manjaree Chowdhary, General Counsel, Maruti Suzuki India
Summit Chair, The Grand Masters 2019 – New Delhi Edition

Dr. Akhil Prasad, Director Country Counsel, Boeing India
Dr. Lalit Bhasin, President, BAI & SILF
Ameet Datta, Partner, Saikrishna & Associates
Ashok Kumar Maheshwary, V P & Group Head Legal, KCT Group
Atul Nigam, Senior Partner, Chamber of Nigam & Nigam
Avnindra Mohan, Partner, Singh & Singh
Bharat Singh, Associate General Counsel, Jacobs
Joyjyoti Misra, Director and Head Legal – (South Asia & India), Uber
KPS Kohli, Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Lakshika Joshi, Lead IP Counsel Global & AVP Legal, Aricent
Manu Grover, General Counsel and Company Secretary, BIBA Apparels
Namrta Sudan, Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Niraj Singh, Partner, RNS Associates
Nishant Nigam, Head Commercial Litigation and Employment Laws, Chamber of Nigam & Nigam
Parul Sabharwal, Head Legal, Times Internet
Parvesh Kheterpal, Vice President – Legal & Co. Secretarial, Lanco Solar Energy
Prarabdha R Jaipuriar, Company Secretary and Legal Counsel, Suez Project
Preeti Wadhawan, Director – Legal & Compliance, Springer Nature
Priya Adlakha, Sr. Associate Advocate, S S Rana & Co.
Puja Tiwari, Senior Manager – Legal, Godfrey Philips India
Ravi Rajiv Upadhyay, Head Legal, Ameriprise India
Rohit Madan, Director – Forensic, Financial Advisory, Deloitte India
Roma Arora, DGM Legal, Havells Group
S Ravi Shankar, Senior Partner Law Senate
Sachin Kalra, Deputy General Counsel, HT Media
Sameer Chugh, Director – Legal & Regulatory, Airtel
Sameer Vyas, AVP Compliance, BOB Financial Solutions
Samrat Sengupta, Partner, S. Jalan & Co.
Shashank Jain, Head Legal, Tata Sia Airlines
Sheetal Kapoor, Regional Counsel – India & West Asia, Google
Shukadev Khuraijam, Partner, Remfry & Sagar
Subodh Prasad Deo, Partner, Saikrishna & Associates
Sudip Gupta, Senior Vice President – Legal (Asia), American Towers Corporation
Sumit Makhija, Partner, Deloitte India
Vani Mehta, Senior Counsel, General Electric

Confirmed Speakers

Debolina Partap, Vice President and General Counsel, Wockhardt
Summit Chair, The Grand Masters 2019 – Mumbai Edition

Dr. Bejoy Namath, Global IP litigation, Business Intelligence and IP Management-US, Asia Pacific region, UPL
Dr. Lalit Bhasin, President – SILF & BAI
Ajay D’Cruz, Head – Legal and Secretarial, ISS Facility Services India
Ameet Datta, Partner, Saikrishna & Associates
Amit Bansal, Partner – Forensic, Financial Advisory, Deloitte
Amit Deshpande, Company Secretary and Corporate General Counsel, Sterlite Technologies
Amit Thukral, Vice President – APAC, Lupin
Atul Juvle, General Counsel, Compliance Officer & CS- India & South Asia, Schindler India
Avnindra Mohan, Partner, Singh & Singh
Ayan Roy Chowdhury, Head Legal, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Badrinath Durvasula, Vice President & General Counsel, HCC
Ghanashyam Hegde, Director & General Counsel- Indian Sub-Continent, Procter & Gamble
Himanshu Ranvah, Head Legal, Macleods Pharmaceuticals
Leena Tiberwal, Founder & Managing Partner, Leerah Enterprise
Mohit Shukla, Managing Director, Head of India Legal and Compliance, Barclays
Namrta Sudan, Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Nanda Harish, Head Legal & CS, PayMate
Oindrila Maitra, Director – Legal and Business Affaris, Saavn Media
Pathik Arora, Director Legal and General Counsel India, Senvion Wind Technology
Raghunath Rath, Head- Legal, Compliance & Company Secretary, Par Formulations
Rajesh Talwatkar, Head – Business Legal, Reliance Capital
Rajendra Misra, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, The Indian Hotels Company
S Ravi Shankar, Senior Partner, Law Senate
Sachin Yadav, Director – Forensic, Financial Advisory, Deloitte India
Sandhya Vishal, Chief Counsel and Compliance and Integrity Leader, Nielsen
Shankar Jadhav, Managing Director, BSE Investments and Head Strategy, BSE
Sivaram Nair, Senior Joint Company Secretary, Larsen and Toubro
Sourav Ghosh, Partner, S. Jalan & Company
Subodh Prasad Deo, Partner, Saikrishna & Associates
Sudipta Sarkar, Vice President Legal, BNP Paribas
Vimal Kishor , Sr. Vice President, Head-Legal, Compliance, ERM & Company Secretary, Liberty General Insurance
Vivek Mittal, Regional Counsel – METAI Region, Danaher Corporation
Zameer Nathani, General Counsel and Senior Vice President, UFO Moviez

Confirmed Speakers

Thirumalesh Gangappa, Country Counsel, Google India
Summit Chair, The Grand Masters 2019 – Bengaluru Edition

Dr. S.K. Murthy, Patent Counsel, Intel India
Abhishek Malhotra, Managing Partner, TMT Law Practice
Aditi Jha, General Counsel India, LinkedIn
Alok Dhir, Founder and Managing Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Ameet Datta, Partner, Saikrishna & Associates
Arjun Rajagopalan, Partner – Forensic, Financial Advisory, Deloitte India
Hiranmai Rallabandi, Executive Director & Associate General Counsel India & South East Asia, Cushman & Wakefield
K.R. Pradeep, Partner, Singh & Singh
Kishore Shetty, Zone General Counsel, Schneider Electric
KPS Kohli, Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Kundan K. Lal, Head of Legal & Company Secretary, Sonata Software
Lakshmi Menon, Country Counsel-India, Hewlett Packard Enterprise India
Madhu Sivaram Muttathil, Senior Corporate Counsel- India & SAARC, Avaya India
Manish Kumar, Principal Auditor, Infosys
Naveen Raju, General Counsel & Executive VP – Group Legal Services, Mahindra & Mahindra
Nitesh Bakshi, Director – Legal & Compliance, Novo Nordisk
Pawan Laddha, Senior Vice President – Legal & Compliance, MatchMove Pay
Prashant Abhilekh, Senior Counsel, Head Legal – EMEA-META, Inmobi
S Mahadevan, Executive Vice President – Legal, Compliance & Risk Management, Hinduja Global Solutions
S Ravi Shankar, Senior Partner, Law Senate
S. Sinha, Sr. GM – Group Legal, (Head Compliance & Governance), Mahindra & Mahindra
Shamim Ahmad, Associate Director and Head – IP Management, Aurigene Discovery Technologies
Shujath Bin Ali, Senior Director- Legal & Risk Management, PAREXEL International
Siddhartha George, Senior Partner, Poovayya & Co.
Sudha Hooda, General Counsel, India and Board Member, Nvidia Graphics
Suraj Singh, Legal Head, General Counsel and Vice President, Wells Fargo
Varsha Banerjee, Partner, Dhir & Dhir Associates
Vasanthika Srinath, Global Compliance Head, Concentrix
Vijayalakshmi Natarajan, Director, Legal – India & APAC, HARMAN International

2019 Official Messages

Ms. Veta T. Richardson
President & CEO, ACC
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Ms. Manjaree Chowdhary
General Counsel, Maruti Suzuki
Summit Chair, New Delhi Edition
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Ms. Debolina Partap
Vice President and General Counsel, Wockhardt Group
Summit Chair, Mumbai Edition
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Mr. Thirumalesh Gangappa
Country Counsel, Google India
Summit Chair, Bengaluru Edition
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2018 Official Messages

Mr. Badrinath Durvasula
Senior Vice President, Adani Group
Summit Chair, New Delhi Edition
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Ms. Debolina Partap
Vice President and General Counsel, Wockhardt Group
Summit Chair, Mumbai Edition
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Mr. K.S.Suresh
General Counsel, ITC Limited
Summit Chair, Bengaluru Edition
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