Ashitha Bhagwan is a seasoned, dual-licensed (California and India) attorney, angel investor, and mentor with an impressive track record in guiding emerging technology companies, entrepreneurs, global multinational corporations, and investors across India, the United States, and various international jurisdictions. As the Managing Partner at Inventus Law Technology Partners, she leads a dedicated team of lawyers, paralegals, and company secretaries who handle corporate, commercial, technology, mergers, and acquisition transactions. The firm has earned a reputation of being a fast-growing renowned cross-border law firm catering to its clients with unparalleled precision and professionalism.

Ashitha has counselled more than 1500 startups, founders, investors, accelerators, family offices, and VC/PE funds across India, Europe, Africa, and the United States from inception to exit. Her expertise spans a broad spectrum of corporate transactions, including cross-border structuring, venture capital financings, international investments, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial transactions. Ashitha’s in-depth knowledge and adept navigation of these complex legal areas have made her a sought-after advisor in the technology industry.

Prior to her role at Inventus Law Technology Partners, Ashitha spent more than 10 years as a dual-licensed lawyer across New York and California. You’ll often find her leading workshops and speaking at events all over the world, covering start-up strategies, financings, mergers & acquisitions, and cross-border structures. Her extensive involvement in the venture capital landscape in both India and the US has cemented her reputation as an authority in the field, earning her the trust and respect of clients in the technology industry seeking top-tier legal counsel. Ashitha is fluent in English, Kannada, Tamil and Hindi.