Janani Dinesh

General Counsel


Janani Dinesh is General Counsel at Dvara Holdings.

Janani Dinesh is an Indian qualified lawyer and her primary areas of practice include corporate and commercial laws and advising entities on legal and regulatory compliances. As a key member of the Corporate and Transactional Team at IC Universal Legal, Chennai, she is focused on assisting and advising domestic and foreign clients on private equity investments and acquisitions in India. She has worked with clients in varied sectors ranging from pharmaceuticals to energy, and regularly worked with start-ups, advising them on their day-to-day legal requirements.

Prior to working with IC Universal Legal, Janani was working with Hindustan Unilever Ltd. as their in-house counsel in Mumbai and Chennai. Her profile included handling the litigation and dispute management portfolio for the south region and providing category legal support to the Home and Personal Care Division of Unilever.

Janani holds a Master’s Degree in International Business Law from the National University of Singapore.

She holds a black belt in Karate, is an avid traveler and a movie buff