Pankaj Kapoor to steer Adani Total Gas legal department

Pankaj Kapoor

Pankaj Kapoor has taken the opportunity to head the legal department at Adani Total Gas.

Kapoor told India Business Law Journal, “Adani’s rapid growth and expansion both nationally and globally present an exciting opportunity for personal and professional growth. My move … was inspired by a combination of its values, industry leadership, growth prospects, focus on innovation and its commitment to diversity.”

He added, “My goal as the legal head is to make the legal department a strategic partner in the company’s success, contributing to its growth, minimising risks and upholding the highest ethical standards.”

With more than 24 years of experience, Kapoor has diverse skills, specialising in telecom infrastructure, mining, power (thermal and renewable), real estate and hospitality.

Kapoor has handled matters, including strategic legal planning, litigation management, commercial contracting, and legal and statutory compliance.

Prior to joining Adani, Kapoor was legal head at Sembcorp Energy India. He has also worked for the Bharat Aluminium Company, Bharti Infratel, DLF Home Developers, Hotel Le Meridien, etc.