Sheetal Sawhney Kapur
Sheetal Sawhney Kapur has been widely regarded as a pioneer in the sunrise sector of Fintech and Payments law in India. She is currently a Senior Consultant with Google and earlier the Regional Counsel leading their payments and fintech projects in India and West Asia. She also handles various projects under Google’s strategic Initiative called the Next Billion Users. In her previous roles, she was the General Counsel at PayU Payments, heading their Legal, Policy and Compliance Department and worked in the Private Equity and M&A team at J. Sagar Associates.
Sheetal’s experience entails product structuring and development, government and regulatory liaisoning, policy creation, data privacy and protection, risk mitigation, development of partnerships, and M&A including advising on domestic and cross border investments, entry strategies, acquisition transaction structuring including post acquisition integration, strategic advice, joint venture, technology transfer and private equity funding.
She has previously been awarded for her work by various organizations in the legal fraternity such as Idex Legal, World IP Forum, Indian National Bar Association and Lex Witness.”