Housing.com has announced the appointment of Nandini Mehta as its General Counsel. A former partner with J. Sagar Associates, and with 12 years of experience, Mehta has advised many large conglomerates in the field of media, broadcasting, internet, technology and sports (MBITS) on the commercial and legal aspects. As part of the senior management team, Mehta will play an integral role in defining company’s legal framework.
Speaking about Mehta’s appointment, Rishabh Gupta, iCEO & COO, Housing.com said, “I am pleased to welcome Nandini to our senior management team. As a MBITS lawyer, Nandini possesses deep understanding of various facets across industries which will bring immense value to Housing.com. We have ambitious plans for the company and it is important to have a strong management team which will help achieve our goals and contribute to the overall growth strategy.”
“Housing.com offers a great opportunity to do interesting work in a dynamic environment. Their solutions are deeply embedded in technology, something that I have an extensive background in, thus making this an ideal fit. I am very excited about my new role and look forward to being a part of Housing.com, as they continue pushing the envelope for the Indian real estate ecosystem”, said Mehta, General Counsel, Housing.com.
Prior to joining Housing.com, Mehta was a partner with J Sagar Associates. Her clients were some of the largest motion picture studios, production houses, individual directors, lead actors, technicians and sporting organizations in the Country. Mehta was also a partner at Vidhi Partners and has also held various key positions with organizations such as UTV Motion Pictures, Reliance Entertainment and Percept Picture Company.
Mehta has advised on legal and commercial aspects of over 500 films across Hindi, regional and International cinema. She has also advised various new-media, publishing and gaming companies based in India, Japan, China, UK and the US on key software integration and licensing issues. In the sports sector, she has represented various IPL, ISL and MMA teams and has advised on key aspects of league set ups and participation.
Mehta holds a B.S.L LL.B degree from I.L.S Law College in Pune. She is an avid writer and her articles are published in well-known magazines like Business World and Indian Management.