Organisation‎ > ‎

Management

        Governing Board
   


M P Ram Mohan
Chairman


M P Ram Mohan is a Fellow at Regulatory Studies & Governance Division, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and an Associate Faculty at TERI University. Ram Mohan's areas of work include infrastructure and regulatory law, nuclear technology and liability Law, energy and environmental law. Prior to TERI, he worked at the National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS) as Faculty and Coordinator, School of Technology, Law and Development and also been an advocate at Trivandrum District Court. He is on the editorial board of International Journal of Nuclear Law (IJNucL) and Atoms for Peace: An International Journal (AFP). He is also a permanent contributor to the Yearbook of International Environmental Law (YbIEL) and serves as India correspondent to OECD- Nulcear Law Bulletin. IUCN has recognised him as the India Focal point of IUCN Commission on Environmental Law.

 




Arun Khanna K K
Vice Chairman


Arun Khanna is the Head Legal – Commercial Finance in Tata Capital Ltd, a financial organization engaged in Corporate Finance, Investment Banking, and Wealth Management. Arun is a transactional lawyer handling documentation relating to debt transactions, structured deals and other corporate finance activities. Prior to joining Tata Capital, Arun worked with State Bank of Mysore (SBM) as Assistant Manager (Law). Arun started his legal career as an Advocate practicing before the High Court of Kerala and District Court of Trivandrum.  




Els Reynaers Kini
General Secretary


Els Reynaers is a Partner at the law firm M.V. Kini & Co., Advocates & Solicitors, where she heads the Environment Department. Prior to joining M.V. Kini & Co. she worked as a researcher at The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi, where she headed the Center for Global Agreements, Legislation and Trade. Before coming to India, Els's academic experience in the US was complemented by a one-year association with the Chicago-based law firm Giordano & Associates, a niche firm in energy matters. Thereafter, she worked as an environmental lawyer with the international law firm Allen & Overy, at Brussels, Belgium.





Mohit Abraham
Treasurer

 

Mohit Abraham is a Partner at PXV Law Partners and an Advocate-on-Record, Supreme Court of India. He heads the Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. He practices before the Supreme Court of India, Delhi High Court and various tribunals, and represents clients on matters involving Constitutional Law, Corporate Laws, Service Laws, Banking Laws, Intellectual Property Laws and Environmental Laws. He also works closely with government and non-governmental bodies in relation to formulation of laws and policies. Recently he worked with the Commission on Centre State Relations which was set up by the Government of India to look into new issues of Centre-State relations. Prior to joining PXV Law Partners, Mohit worked with the law firm Amarchand & Mangaldas in Mumbai.






Dr. R. Rajesh Babu

Executive Member



Dr. R. Rajesh Babu is an Associate Professor and Group Coordinator of the Public Policy & Management Group at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Calcutta. He is also the Chairman, Student Affairs Committee of IIM Calcutta. He offers courses on Indian legal system, WTO law and policy, and law & public policy. Before joining IIM Calcutta, Rajesh worked at the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization, New Delhi. He was a Global Scholar In-residence at the Graduate Institute, Genève.and also a Trainee in the Legal Affairs Division of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Geneva. He started his career as an Advocate practicing before the High Court of Kerala.





Dipankar Bandyopadhyay
Executive Member


Dipankar Bandyopadhyay is a Partner at VERUS Advocates, Mumbai. Dipankar's area of work is corporate and project finance. He has worked extensively in these areas having acted for both lenders and borrowers on several transactions. Dipankar has been closely involved with infrastructure projects and has advised both developers as well as contractors on such assignments including with respect to a nuclear power project. Dipankar started his career as a litigator before the Calcutta High Court, moved on to corporate work having joined Amarchand Mangaldas and then Bharucha & Partners.





T P Krishna Shetty
Executive Member


Krishna Shetty is an Advocate with P.K. Associates, Virajpet - Coorg, Karnataka. Krishna is a trial court lawyer with extensive experience in handling property, forest, industrial, labour disputes before the Virajpet Civil and sessions Court, and Kodagu District Court.