Pallavi Shroff has been appointed as Independent Director in the One97 Communications Limited. She was earlier serving as Managing Partner in the Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas.
With regard to the Shroff’s appointment, Vijay Shekhar, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Paytm said, “Mrs. Shroff is one of the most distinguished leaders of the legal and corporate fraternity in India. We are building our financial services business, and aim to provide access to lending, insurance and wealth management solutions to a large, under-served population. Her experience will be key to the next phase of our growth plans.”
During her career, Shroff has represented several private and public corporations in matters related to energy, infrastructure, natural resources, mergers and acquisitions, legislation and policy. She is a part of the Board of Directors of various other firms like Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, Apollo Tyres, Trident Group and Juniper Hotels Ltd.
Commenting on her own appointment, Shroff said, “I look forward to serving on their board, and guiding them on matters related to governance law and regulations.”