Ms. Kalpana Unadkat is a skilled Solicitor who is registered with the Bombay Incorporated Law Society and the Law Society of England & Wales. She is a Partner at Khaitan & Co, Mumbai, and is known for her expertise in cross-border joint ventures, private acquisitions and disposals, commercial contracts, compliance issues, and corporate governance laws. Kalpana is highly regarded for her practical solutions and advice to clients who want to establish the business in India. During her time at Ashurst, she played a key role in building the firm’s India practice and established teams in Germany, Milan, Paris, and Singapore. Kalpana is an acknowledged expert on corporate governance principles and provides guidance on board effectiveness, leadership, organisational climate, and decision-making. She has led numerous workshops and trained over 300 directors with a comprehensive approach to director development.