Extension Lecture Series - Page 8

Event: Extension Lecture Series
Date: August 06, 2016
Speaker: Mr. Rajeev Nair, Associate General Counsel, Hewlett-Packard
Topic: In House Counsel's Perspective on Large Corporate Transactions

Mr. Rajeev Nair is the Associate General Counsel supporting HP’s businesses and global delivery centers in India. He also holds the additional responsibility for providing legal support to HP’s Personal Systems Business Unit for the Asia Pacific and Japan region. He has been with HP since January 2012 and led legal support for HP’s Separation in India in the year 2015. Mr. Rajeev started his career as a practicing counsel before the High Court of Kerala, and thereafter worked with the legal teams of Hindustan Unilever Limited, ING Group and HSBC, prior to joining HP. He has over 20 years of experience spread over various areas of law including corporate, commercial, compliance, IP, contracting and litigation. He has also been a speaker at various domestic and international events, covering a wide range of subjects.

Mr. Rajeev likes to adopt a risk-based approach while providing legal support to the business, and is a strong believer in partnering with the business teams to facilitate achievement of their goals.

Event: Extension Lecture Series
Date: July 23, 2016
Speaker: Mr. Manish Modak, Managing Partner, ASTREA Legal Associates LLP
Topic: New Opportunities in Legal Industry and How to Prepare for New Challenges

Mr. Manish is the Managing partner at ASTREA Legal Associates, full service law firm, since 2006. His areas of interest are Banking, Real Estate, Credit, Retail and Revenue.

Prior to establishing ASTREA Legal Associates LLP in 2006, Mr. Manish has been practicing at Bombay High, Nagpur Bench since 2002 at Writ & Appellate side. He also practices before CAT, MAT and State Consumer Forum.

Mr. Manish’s educational qualifications include B.A, B. P. Ed. (Amravati University) and LL.B.(Symbiosis International University) (1999 – 2002).