Lakshmi is a law practitioner specializing in Corporate Law, M&A and Finance. At Principia, she is a Specialist Advisor and currently focuses on the intersection of ethics in M&A. Her research interest lies in Corporate Governance, Responsible Investments, Climate Policy and Sustainable Finance. Lakshmi aims to use her expertise and understanding in law, corporate governance and finance to find solutions to ethical and moral challenges faced by corporations for conducting business responsibly and sustainably.

Lakshmi previously worked within reputed law firms including as the Lead Counsel for a prominent Fintech player in India. She holds an LL.M (Finance) degree from the Institute for Law and Finance, Goethe University, Frankfurt and B.A.LL.B (Hons) from the National University of Advanced Legal Studies, Kochi, India.