Consultant Legal Tech Expert, India
Chetan Nagendra is a corporate and tech lawyer with wide experience in both private practice and in-house settings. He is a rated practitioner in Chambers, Legal 500 and IFLR and has successfully concluded more than 250+ deals globally.
Chetan founded the eponymously named boutique law firm based in Bengaluru, India focusing on emerging companies, technology, venture capital and M&A (www.chetannagendra.com). Chetan is also Founder of Quoqo (www.quoqo.com), a Legal Tech platform powering core legal services for businesses. Quoqo offers contracting and negotiation services for growing businesses, globally, and has rapidly gained traction, plus serving an international clientele.
Previously, Chetan was a partner at E&Y heading the Bangalore and Pune offices of member firm, PDS Legal, and prior to that at AZB & Partners as a Partner in the Corporate and TMT practice. His in-house stints include being the first legal hire for Facebook Inc., in Asia and has held management positions with Diageo, Plc., in India and the Middle East. Chetan has previous board experience having served as an executive director on the board of Facebook India.
Chetan is a graduate of the National Law School, Bangalore (2000) and of Case Western Reserve University in the US (2001). He is licensed to practice in India, New York, England & Wales and the Eastern Caribbean.