Khyati Jha

India

About Khyati

Khyati is the Vice President- Legal & Regulatory at ALSiSAR Impact Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai. At ALSiSAR, she works closely with start-ups assisting them in their legal transactions and advises on ways to mitigate regulatory risks as these start-ups approach maturity. In addition to start-ups, her clients involve foreign institutional investors, reputed charitable foundations, impact funds and development agencies that are looking to invest in South Asia.

Prior to joining ALSiSAR, Khyati worked with one of the top tier corporate law firms in Mumbai where she worked with several leading banks and private equity investors assisting them in performing due diligence on targets in M&A transactions as well as providing them strategic exits. She has also advised and conducted private placements for some of the biggest financial institutions. She has assisted Indian corporations on regulatory requirements in relation to board related matters and organised shareholder meetings.

Khyati is committed to helping individuals, organisations and investors bring about societal change. She recently spent a year teaching senior year students at her alma mater advanced corporate law subjects and routinely continues to volunteer.

Education

• LL.M (Business Law), University of California, Berkeley (USA) (2015)

• B.A. LL.B (Hons. In Business Law), Institute of Law Nirma University (India) (2014)

Licenses and certifications

• Qualified Indian lawyer and member of The Bar Council of Gujarat (2014)

• Certified course in Investigating Frauds and Forensic Accounting, Baruch College New York (USA) (2012)

• Certified course in Business Strategies for Social Impact, Wharton University of Pennsylvania (USA) (2019)

Areas of Practice

  • environmental and climate changes
  • Impact Investing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions