Deputy General Counsel
Jyoti Pawar is the Deputy General Counsel & Global Head for commercial contracts, litigation & insurance for Infosys Limited. She is a qualified Solicitor in England and Wales and also a member of The Law Society of UK. She started her legal career as an Advocate with Mulla & Mulla Craigie Blunt and Caroe, Mumbai and after 8 years of practice, joined GE Capital India as a General Counsel. From 2008 to 2014, Jyoti held the position of General Counsel & Director – Legal & Regulatory for India and South Asia in Bharti Airtel Ltd.
In the past years she has held significant positions in various committees such as the President of the Legal Committee of the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), Member of the Financial Inclusion Committee at FICCI etc. She was featured amongst the most powerful people in telecom for two consecutive years. Prior to joining Infosys, Jyoti practiced law for three years. Initially as Partner-in-charge of Economic Laws Practice, Delhi office & heading the Telecom Media & Technology Practice and later as founding partner with JPA.