Sachin, having pursued his Masters degree from the esteemed Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune holds specialization in Corporate Law and Intellectual Property Rights Law. Post graduation, Sachin joined as a faculty of law with the same University. Subsequently he decided to pursue career in the litigation & Corporate world in pursuit of which he joined the legal team at Vodafone and thereafter Samsung and Bharti Retail.
Sachin in his prior assignments headed & represented legal functions of Bharti AXA, BHARTI RETAIL, SAMSUNG (South-West Asia), Vodafone India and has a rich experience of seventeen years not only in the Legal fold but also in the Compliance fold, where he has a wide experience of handling a diverse range of legal matters in different industries like Insurance, Telecom, FMCG, Retail, Real Estate, Electronics, Consumer Durables, education, Radio & Media.
Always open to challenges and learning, Sachin has never been coy of taking up new tasks in any environment. According to him, his career is and will always be a means of learning and exploring the unconventional. Demonstratively, currently he heads the legal team at HT Media Ltd. and have been mandated to lead legal function of following business of the Group namely Radio, Shine.com, Education and part of Print & Digital business including factory compliances.
In his current role he is responsible for legal matters governing the working of the Organization/businesses which include Corporate, IPR , Criminal and Consumer litigation including employee litigation related matters, contract management, compliances and other aspects of non-litigation activities.
However with a penchant for research and love for academics, he continues to hold a keen interest in interacting with and tutoring law students on a wide array of subjects beyond the rote learning of textbooks.
He has been recently awarded as Popular GC of the year 2019 and General Counsel Insurance business in the year 2018.Back