Shardul S. Shroff
Shardul S. ShroffExecutive Chairman
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

Shardul S Shroff is the Executive Chairman at the firm with over 38 years of extensive experience in corporate advisory, takeovers, M&A, joint ventures, insolvency and bankruptcy, securities law, disinvestment, capital markets and banking and finance. He is a leading authority on legal matters related to corporate governance, policy and regulatory practices, insolvency and restructuring and M&A.

He has been instrumental in developing these practice domains in the Firm. Widely regarded as a pioneer in the field of Corporate Law, Shardul has participated in the training and drafting of several important economic legislations and company law reforms in India. Most recently, he has been a member of the Insolvency Law Committee, constituted by the Government to review the implementation of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code under the Chairmanship of Mr. Injeti Srinivas. He was also a member of a committee constituted to review offenses under the Companies Act and the Injeti Srinivas Committee on cross-border insolvency.

Under Shardul’s leadership, the Firm has been recognized as ‘Best in Insolvency’ at the Asialaw’s Asia Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards 2018. As a pre-eminent expert of his field, Shardul has been appointed as an independent director on significant boards of Indian companies. He is a member of the US-India Business Council, Vice Chair of the Corporate Counsel Committee of the IPBA Council, the Union Internationale Des Advocats, and the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce. He is also the Chairman of the CII National Committee on Legal Services. With regard to FICCI, Shardul is the Chairman of the Committee on Stressed Assets and a member of the Capital Markets Committee.

Shardul has also been appointed as the Senior Vice President on the Society of Indian Law Firms (SILF).

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