Partner - Corporate, Telecom, Media and Technology
TMT | Mergers and Acquisitions | Data Privacy and Protection
Rahul Matthan is a Partner in Trilegal’s Bengaluru office and heads the TMT practice of the firm. He has extensive experience advising on high-value TMT transactions in the country. He has worked with companies across sectors, from telecom majors to internet and data service providers, offering advice on regulatory matters and operational issues. Rahul’s expertise spans several sectors in the technology space including data protection, digital finance, cryptocurrencies, e-commerce, telecom, new media, platform technologies, technology acquisitions and biotech.
Rahul has been involved in a number of policy initiatives in the TMT space, including assisting the government in preparing the country’s privacy law. He has also served on the Kris Gopalkrishnan Committee on Non-Personal Data and the RBI Committee on Household Finance. He is a published author and a regular speaker across the world on matters relating to emerging technologies and the law.
Rahul now serves on the Board of Trilegal after having served for many years on the firm’s Management Committee.
National Law School of India University, Bengaluru
Bar Council of Karnataka
Advised the following clients on contractual matters, regulatory compliance, intellectual property, data privacy / protection and business risk assessment: