Neelima heads the operations as the Vice President - Legal at Lex Connect and is a legal professional specializing in the outsourcing and technology space, with 11+ years of experience, ranging from working with a law firm to serving as an in-house counsel to multinational corporations such as IBM and Infosys. She enjoys solving problems and applying her learnings to new and evolving legal issues. Working with technology giants and other IT emergent companies, Neelima has driven complex commercial deals of high value from a legal perspective; and has been responsible for facilitating service contracts and negotiating legal & commercial issues with multinational organizations in US, Canada, UK and Australia. She has also been instrumental in highlighting areas of legal risk and exposure to internal stakeholders, enabling them in making informed business decisions and recommended negotiation strategies. Further, a two year stint in the US, acting as the legal counsel for a platform based policy administration entity, has helped develop and hone her legal acumen and business overview at an international level. A law degree from ILS, Pune, a leading legal institution in India and also a Masters in Business Laws from the National Law School, Bangalore, serve Neelima well as the tools to appendage her advisory.