Saibal Mukherjee

Saibal Mukherjee

Saibal Mukherjee

Partner at First Law International | Switzerland

Awards-winning legal and compliance professional with multipleyears of experience in analysing multi-country legal regulations, creating high-impact strategies, and implementing procedures to mitigate potential risk. Possess expertise and experience in litigation, government investigations and M&A compliance (DD & integration planning).

Led wide spectrum of activities, such as M&A, risk evaluation and government investigations. Managed a global legal and compliance team across EMEA.  Delivered effective insights to high-skilled teams to devise global strategies and cultivated solid rapport with industry leaders and global law firms.

Ensured delivery of high-quality legal services to oversee complex projects and contributed to the development of company strategies. Developed and designed market access programmes in EGM countries. Formulated detailed Pharmaceutical antitrust report and forwarded results to European commission. Instigated long-term growth plans and proposed aggressive initiatives to handle global off-shoring project in India.

Major Awards

  • Received ‘First Law International’Law Firm Network’s best Cross border project manager honourduring 2013 and 2018;
  • Won Stryker President’s award in 2015 for providing excellent performance regarding legal and compliance initiatives;
  • Attained Novartis President’s award in 2011 through demonstration on extraordinary commitment to patients and customers;
  • Honoured with Novartis’ Brand Maximisation award through delivery of strategic guidance and legal support on legal approaches, relationship building with high-skilled team (including IP defence litigation strategies).

Additional experience as a Head-Corporate Legal and Compliance at Bharti Telecom, India and associate lawyer at Law Firms, in India and as a Television Business Reporter in India