FICL - Bio

Deepak Acharya

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General Counsel at Wipro Limited

As the global head of legal functions, Deepak ensures ethics and statutory compliance across geographies, upholding the company’s tradition of doing business transparently and responsibly. He has more than 20 years of global legal experience, as is skilled in managing complex, cross-functional assignments to drive the adoption of best practices of corporate governance without compromising on corporate social responsibilities.
Prior to joining Wipro, Deepak was Director and Associate General Counsel for the Singapore operations of Procter & Gamble, the world’s largest consumer goods company. The FMCG veteran has worked for P&G in Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Greater China, the Middle East, Africa and in the Asia-Pacific region. Deepak graduated from the Government Law College, Mumbai. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and an Associate Member of the All India Management Association.