Hena Datta

Director And Head - Legal & Compliance at MediBuddy

Hena Datta has extensive work experience in various legal and compliance roles. Hena is currently the Director and Head of Legal & Compliance at MediBuddy, a position they have held since August 2021. Prior to that, they served as the Assistant Vice President & Head of Legal at MediBuddy from August 2020 to August 2021. Hena also worked as the Senior Manager & Head of Legal at MediBuddy from September 2019 to July 2020.

Before joining MediBuddy, Hena worked at Medi Assist as a Senior Manager - Legal from April 2019 to August 2019 and as a Manager Legal from June 2016 to March 2019. In these roles, they handled various legal matters, including contract management, litigation, and preparation of legal documents.

Hena also has experience working as an In House Legal Counsel at Pearson, the world's largest education company, from September 2013 to June 2016. In this role, they managed the legal affairs of Pearson Schools in India and provided legal support on various operational issues.

Prior to Pearson, Hena worked at Intellectual Property Law Practice as part of their non-litigation practice from July 2010 to August 2013. Hena also worked as a Corporate Counsel at Soatech Solutions Pvt Ltd from November 2009 to June 2010.

Hena's early career includes a role as an Associate Advocate at Viswanathan and Co. Advocates from April 2008 to November 2009, where they focused on drafting legal opinions, reviewing contracts, and assisting in civil and corporate legal proceedings. Hena also worked as a Junior Advocate at ANUP S SHAH LAW FIRM from May 2007 to April 2008.

Overall, Hena Datta has demonstrated their expertise and knowledge in the legal field through their various roles and responsibilities throughout their career.

Hena Datta attended Mount Carmel Convent for their school education. Hena then pursued a Bachelor of Arts Bachelor of Laws (BALLB) degree in Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law from M.S. Ramaiah College of Law in Bangalore from 2002 to 2007. Following that, they attended the National Law School of India University from 2007 to 2008, where they obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law (PGDIPR). Finally, they completed their Master of Laws (LLM) degree in Banking, Corporate, Finance, and Securities Law from Bangalore University from 2010 to 2012.


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  • Director And Head - Legal & Compliance

    August, 2021 - present

  • Assistant Vice President Head Of Legal

    August, 2020

  • Senior Manager Head Of Legal

    September, 2019

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