Shruti is a partner based in the Delhi office of Khaitan Legal Associates.
With over 23 years of experience across leading law firms, multinational organizations and a niche consulting outfit that she founded in 2016. Shruti’s experience as a lawyer is a culmination of working in different industry segments and the subject matter expertise that it brought forth. Funds, start-ups, FMCG, BFSI, IT, telecommunications, infrastructure, private equity and venture capital, general corporate and compliance are some areas that she has worked for and counseled.
Working with leading law firms and as a General Counsel in Indian and foreign multinationals, has aided Shruti in providing strategic legal advice coupled with practical implementation and execution know how.
Shruti has played a pivotal role is several path-breaking business transformation deals, which are globally recognized and include:
· Bharti-IBM strategic IT outsourcing multi-billion-dollar deal, which got recognition at Harvard Business School and now a case-study there.
· Established ‘Legal Centre of Excellence’ for Colt Worldwide, in India.
· Instrumental in Amex foray of digital payments in India.
Shruti has also been engaged in providing thought leadership towards raising and creating awareness on complex issues concerning the industry and shaping of laws, regulations and compliance frameworks.
Shruti has also served as an independent director on the Boards of few companies.