Rahul Matthan

Rahul Matthan is a partner at the law firm, Trilegal and heads the TMT practice. He currently serves on the firm’s management committee. His practice focuses on technology, telecom and media transactions and he advises various domestic and international corporations on a wide range of regulatory issues including in relation to privacy, map regulation, fintech, encryption, blockchain, ecommerce, the sharing economy, biotech, digital content and streaming media. Rahul has been involved in a number of policy initiatives including assisting the government in preparing the country's privacy law as well as its Unique ID law. He was a member of the Reserve Bank of India’s Committee on Household Finance. He is a frequent speaker at various fora and has a weekly column in LiveMint called 'Ex Machina' , focussing on issues at the intersection of law and technology. Rahul has been included in The Mint newspaper’s list of '25 People who Matter in Indian E-Commerce'.