Vinod Kumar joined Strides Arco lab Limited in 2008 as Deputy Manager – Legal, handling compliance matters. He has handled compliances and operational contracts. He has played a key role in the Strides’ sale of injectable business (Agila) for US$ 1.75 billion to Mylan – a transaction spanning multiple geographies.
He has been driving 45+ M&A deals for an approximate aggregate value of US$613 MN across 12+ countries including India, USA, Australia, Singapore, South Africa and Canada. He has also handled a high-value arbitration under LCIA and SIAC both with a successful outcome. He has been involved in environmental matters at National Green Tribunal with a landmark judgment; handled Commercial Disputes in India, USA, UK and Africa. He also handles labour, Trade Union and POSH related matters, Brand Protection in 80+ countries, trade-mark infringement, cease and desist, and copyright matters. He has also negotiated IP In-licensing and Out-licensing deals with an aggregate value of approximately US$200mn.
Currently Vinod Kumar heads a team of 8 lawyers serving more than 65+ entities across the group.
Vinod Kumar has graduated in Commerce (from Madras University in 2002) and Law (from Bangalore University in 2005).Back