Leadership > Ritu Bhatnagar
As Deputy General Counsel, Ritu oversees Appirio’s worldwide legal, governance and compliance-related matters. Since joining Appirio, Ritu has been an active contributor to the company’s strategic planning surrounding its commercial transactions, protection of intellectual property, and partnerships and alliances.
Ritu brings more than ten years of legal experience in general business counseling, intellectual property matters, licensing, and domestic and cross-border M&A. Prior to joining Appirio, Ritu was an attorney in the Silicon Valley-based technology transactions practice of Latham & Watkins, LLP, where she worked across diverse technology sectors, representing Fortune 500 companies and technology startups in intellectual property, commercial, and M&A matters.
Ritu holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree from Stanford University, and a JD from University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.