Adhiraj is a law graduate from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. He achieved the distinction of being a gold medalist.
He did an initial stint with Bharti Airtel Limited from the year 2010 to 2013. He moved thereafter to work with law firms in India and Dubai, whereafter he again joined the Airtel group in July 2014 and had since been part of the legal team at Airtel.
In his present role, Adhiraj handles sourcing and other transactions, especially for IT outsourcing, data centers, software licensing and procurement, and also handles documentation for the assigned projects from the ground up including contracting, negotiations, statutory compliances, dispute resolution etc. He is responsible for legal documentation and structuring deals for procurements exceeding INR 30K Crores annually and advises on a variety of strategic initiatives and projects.
Some of his achievements include procurement of contracts worth approximately INR 3000 crores with various international telecommunication equipment suppliers to enabling desirable expansion of Airtel’s network in the licensed territories. Adhiraj has also lead the documentation for the procurement of various software and hardware as well as negotiating contracts for IT services with top global corporations.
Besides transactional documentation, Adhiraj had been of great support to the organization for settlement of highly complex disputes with certain partnersBack