Amber Gupta
Amber GuptaHead-Legal & Company Secretary
Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance

Amber is presently working as Head - Legal & Company Secretary – Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Limited (ABSLI). ABSLI is a JV between Aditya Birla Capital (‘ABC’), a leading financial conglomerate in India and Sun Life Financial Inc, Canada. Amber is associated with ABC since 2008.

Amber has a rich experience of 18 years in the field of legal, compliance and company secretarial functions encompassing Corporate laws, Capital markets, Insurance, Banking & NBFC regulations, IPR & IT Laws, Dispute resolution, Contract management, Board shareholders and Governance matters, with specialization in financial services sector.

Amber in his current role has led the transformation in the working of legal department of ABSLI in the area of litigation, contract management, IPR with focus on digitization, process enhancements and embracing technology as tool. Under his leadership, the legal function has won various accolades – India and globally, including Golden Peacock Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance by Institute of Directors at 19th Annual Convention in London 2019.

Amber was awarded as General Counsel of the Year – Insurance Sector 2018 by Indian National Bar Association (INBA) and was also adjudged as General Counsel of the Year – Runner up at IDEX Legal Awads, 2018. Amber was adjudged Best In-House Counsel of the Year 2017 (litigation management) by INBA. Amber was also a Winner Rising Star Awards in the In - House Category Forty under Forty at the Legal Era GENNEXT CONGRESS & AWARDS 2016.

Amber has completed advanced certification in International Arbitration from Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London. Amber is also a regular speaker at various events and seminars on topics relating to Tech Law, Data Privacy, Arbitration, Governance, Compliance & Risk management.

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