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Vice President (Corp. Law) & Company Secretary | DCM Shriram LTD, New Delhi
SAMEET GAMBHIR, FCS, LLB is a senior Corporate legal & risk management professional and Company Secretary with around 30 years of industry experience and is presently Vice President (Corp. Law) & Company Secretary of DCM Shriram LTD, New Delhi,
Sameet’s expertise includes Regulatory & Corporate legal matters, Corporate Governance & Compliances, Corporate restructuring, M&A, RBI & FEMA matters, SEBI Regulations, Risk management, IPR matters, brand protection, data privacy issues, due-diligence, and investigations ESG, Industrial & labour Laws, Contracts & Agreements, litigations. He also carries vast experience in Corporate Secretarial matters including handling Board meetings, Committee meetings and shareholders meetings.
He is a regular speaker on various seminars / conferences / webinars and also guest lecturer.
Sameet is a keen golfer and is life member of Qutab Golf Course, New Delhi.
He has also done a Leadership Effectiveness Programme from IIM- Bangalore
Sameet is enlisted as one of the “Top In-house Counsel” by Forbes India in its Powerlist-2021. He is also recognised in GC Powerlist India-2022 released by The Legal500. He is the Co-Chairman of the Corporate Affairs committee of PHDCCI and also a member of National Committee on Regulatory Affairs of CII. He is also a member of Board of Study of GD Goenka Law School.
Sameet is awarded as one of the “Distinguished Legal Minds of India” by LegalEra in 2022 with a mention in the Coffee Book released by LegalEra. He was also awarded the “Global LexFelcon Award” in 2022 in the field of “Governance & Compliance” in Dubai in 2022 by LexTalk World. He was also awarded as one of the most influential Corporate Counsel and Company Secretary by ACoS in 2019.
The Team led by Sameet in DCM Shriram Ltd won the “best compliance team of the year” consecutively for two years – by LegalEra in 2020 and by Kamikaze in 2019. Sameet has also been featured among “India’s leading lawyers” in a compendium released by ICCA and also among the “Shining stars of Indian Legal fraternity” as released by CCAI.
He is a regular speaker on various seminars / conferences / webinars and also guest lecturer at various Management and Law Institutes. He is also a member of Company Law Task Force of ICSI, Faculty / Member of committee on CSR Certification course of ICSI. He is Regular speaker / faculty at various programmes organised by the Institute of Company Secretaries (ICSI).