SAM BENGALURU HEAD DEPARTS
Karthik K Mahalingam, the head of Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co’s Bengaluru office announced his departure from the firm after working there for two years. He will be relocating to the US to study at the MIT Sloan School of Management, and undertaking the Sloan Fellows programme.
Mahalingam was also the national head of the firm’s venture capital practice where he represented emerging companies and venture capitalists in a range of sectors, with a focus on consumer internet and technology. He was previously the director of legal at impact investment firm Omidyar Network.
UNIVERSAL LEGAL IN GROWTH MODE
Rashi Kapoor Mehta and Neha Sehgal Mirchandani have become equity partners at Mumbai-based Universal Legal.
“Rashi and Neha have both earned their place in leadership, having demonstrated the values and hard work that is emblematic of our firm,” said founding partner Mohit Kapoor.
Angshuman Chaliha and Neelkamal Chaudhary were also promoted to senior associate roles.