Pankaj is a Senior Corporate Legal Professional currently working as General Counsel of Sterlite Technologies Limited, which is into System Integration, IT, ITES, Software Services and Optical Fibre and Optical Fibre Cables. His current role includes Contract Management, Risk Management and participating in various legal projects, including managing legal issues that arise in existing commercial relationships, handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries, and working proactively with regulators and policy makers.
He has successfully defended the Company in various disputes against BSNL, BBNL, L&T, Huawei and so on. He has negotiated high stake Contracts with Cisco, Microsoft, Amazon, IBM, Ericsson, Reliance, Voda-Idea and other key players. He has also created robust Preventive Management framework through Contract management. He has undertaken various regulatory issues and Policy Advocacy initiatives.
Pankaj has expertise in end-to-end Contract Management encompassing drafting, vetting and standardizing various legal, commercial and administrative instruments. He possesses extensive experience in dealing with various restructuring activities pertaining to Company Law, Amalgamation, JV Merger & Acquisition, RBI Guidelines, M&A, Listing of Equity Shares, IPO and ESOP/ESOS.Back