Course leader information - Janhavi Dadarkar

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Business experience

Janhavi Dadarkar has over a decade of experience in advising companies, directors and enterprising individuals on company law, corporate governance and intellectual property protection. She is a recognised expert on commercial transactions with an international flavour and has worked with directors, organisations and governments at the highest levels.
Before starting her own healthcare and media consultancy and a boutique India focused advisory firm, Janhavi spent many years in well known international city law firms as a corporate and media lawyer. She now focuses on facilitating business and philanthropic aspirations through her roles on advisory boards as a non-executive, an in-house general counsel or a trustee.

Professional credentials and training experience

Janhavi has authored many guides and articles on various topics, including doing business in India, best corporate practices and joint ventures. Prior to becoming an IoD Course leader, Janhavi was a non-executive member of the IoD’s board of examiners and was the lead presenter at BPP for various city institutions. Janhavi is also an IoD coach and works with directors who want to better understand the regulatory framework and commercial practicalities of leading organisations.