“Women as Leaders in Corporate India” Location: India April 28, 2014 11am CDT Register at: firstname.lastname@example.org Sharda Balaji runs NovoJuris, legal counsellors focused on start-ups and SMEs in technology. In the last 6 years, NovoJuris has more than 600 businesses and is now India’s undisputed leaders in early stage investments, outpacing some large law firms. She is an Independent Advisor for many technology companies. Sharda earlier has worked with large Indian conglomerates and MNCs as their inhouse attorney on various projects including IPO, cross border transactions, acquisitions, takeover, mergers, collaborations, intellectual property for more than 12 years. During Sharda’s earlier employment with Intel Technology India Pvt. Ltd., she was responsible for South Asia operations and in Puravanakara Projects raised about Rs. 900 crores through IPO. Her stint with Manipal Group was in a range of businesses like education, healthcare, lifestyle and consumer goods, brand valuations, real estate and more. Sharda has special interests in women businesses and chairs TIE’s Special Interest Group for Women Entrepreneurs. She is the India trustee for Baalemane a loving home for orphan girls. Sharda is a Lawyer and a Company Secretary, along with degree from Institute of Chartered Secretaries, UK. She has a Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights from National Law School of India, Bangalore and an advanced certificate course in Copyrights from World Intellectual Property Organisation. Watch the previously recorded seminar here SLP Global Seminar April 2014: Sharda Balaji STAY TUNED FOR OUR 2015 GLOBAL SEMINAR SERIES SCHEDULE!