Abanish Singh is the Head of Legal & Privacy at Vodafone Intelligent Solutions India – the technology arm for Vodafone Group. As an in-house counsel, he has extensive experience in domestic and cross-border corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions and trans-border technology contracts. Due to his intuitive skills, he structures and strategises transactions and procures desired outcomes whilst mitigating risks.
Earlier, he was the General Counsel for Quatrro. Prior to that, he served Computer Sciences Corporation (now DXC Technology after its merger with HP Enterprise) and Automatic Data Processing as their Head, Legal & Compliance. He has mostly been a transactional lawyer with a deep understanding of the businesses.
Abanish’s immaculate advice is always within the legal framework and at the same time innovative, well designed, effective and uncomplicated. Exposed to different jurisdictions across the globe, he had the opportunity to travel and work from different locations within APAC. This provided him an experience to understand the jurisprudence of those regions and be aware of the different cultures, which helps manage the stakeholders.
He has successfully guided transformational initiatives for leading organisations. His zeal to provide solutions to his customers takes precedence over other things, making him a counsel of choice. He has built top-performing teams and pioneering solutions that drive organisational health, profitability and sustainability. As an expert, Abanish is frequently invited to deliver lectures at conferences and seminars.
Try to be focussed and make conscious efforts to keep things simple as complex solutions are not the best ones. Whatever you do, be humble and compassionate because being a good human being is more important than anything else
Abanish is a highly effective professional with his eye for detail and focussed approach - the ability to quickly grasp situations and recommend logical approaches. A people’s person with a highly humane approach, he brings an excellent mix of subject matter expertise and the application of the same
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