Dr. Suresh Kalarikkal, LL.M, PhD is a Bengaluru (India) based corporate in-house legal professional with more than two decades of experience. Suresh had started his career as a Litigation Lawyer at one of the most reputed law firms in Bangalore. His practice mainly focused on corporate litigations and white-collar crimes both at trial and appellate courts. After moving into in-house roles, Suresh headed Legal and Compliance functions in some of the world’s biggest corporates in Information Technology, healthcare IT and banking industries.

Suresh is passionate about the legal aspects of emerging technologies and its commercial angle, travel, environment, spirituality and philosophy.  His articles on these topics published in various academic and non-academic journals. As a frequent traveller, Suresh has visited more than 20 countries across the globe. He lives in Bangalore with his wife Latha, who is a lawyer, and his two daughters Anjali and Avni.