Sheetal Sawhney Kapur
Regional Counsel - India & West Asia
Sheetal Sawhney Kapur is the Regional Counsel - India and West Asia at Google, where she advises on structuring products from a legal and regulatory standpoint for the Indian and West Asian markets. Her work also involves dealing with privacy and data protection, regulatory liaisoning/licensing, M&A, FinTech & payments projects, geographic projects, telecom & broadcasting projects, and working on various other government-led initiatives. In her previous role, Sheetal was Head- Legal, Regulatory and Compliance at PayU Payments. She has been widely regarded as a pioneer in the sunrise sector of Payments Law in India. She has also worked in the M&A and private equity practice at JSA. Sheetal holds an LLM from the University of Melbourne and an LLB from ILS Law College, Pune.
Sheetal is an Executive Committee Member - Privacy and Data Protection of the Indian National Bar Association. She was awarded the "Women In-House Counsel of the Year 2017 - Legal and Regulatory" at the 68th Constitutional Awards by the Indian National Bar Association, among others.