Sivarama Krishna Prakash
Senior Corporate Counsel
Cisco Systems India Pvt Ltd
Wing Commander Sivarama Krishna Prakash commenced his career with a short stint in Central Bank of India and then moved in to the Indian Air Force, where he spent the first seven years in the Administrative Branch as an Air Traffic and Radar Controller and then moved in to the Judge Advocate Department, where he worked for another 16 years before taking premature retirement from the IAF in 2009 to join the corporate world. His stint in the corporate world has been with the legal department of two companies, i.e., IBS Software Services Pvt. Ltd. from 2009 to 2011 and with Cisco since 2011.
Wg Cdr Prakash is a multifaceted 360-degree lawyer with experience in various legal facets like Arbitration, Banking, Commercial and Engineering Contracts, Cyber Law, eDiscovery, Escrow, IP, Litigation, Labour Laws, Procurement, Privacy, Telecom Laws, Compliance, and Software Licensing. He is also in the panel of ICADR as Arbitrator. Wg Cdr Prakash has been the first IAF Officer to undergo the prestigious Judge Advocate Staff Course with the US Air Force at their JAG School in Montgomery, Alabama.