Sonal has spent nearly two decades in the information technology industry in various leadership roles. In her role as General Counsel, she is responsible for Mindtree’s legal, regulatory and integrity functions. She provides strategic advice to the board and management across global markets, and is also a champion of diversity and inclusion initiatives.
Sonal regularly speaks at various forums and educational institutions. She has been invited as a guest speaker at prestigious institutions including IIM, Bangalore and has been a faculty for a Seminar Course on ‘Cloud Computing’ at the National Law School, Bangalore. With several articles on IT and outsourcing to the credit, Sonal is recognized as one of the top General Counsels in India and is listed as amongst the finest in-house counsels.
Sonal holds a BLS, LLB degree from Government Law College, Mumbai and a Post-graduate diploma in Intellectual Property Rights Laws from the National Law School of India University. She has a Master of Laws degree in Commercial and Corporate Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). She has also completed her executive leadership program from Cornell University, USA.