UKIBC appoints Eversheds partner

Eversheds partner Gauri Advani has been appointed to the board of the UK India Business Council (UKIBC).

Advani, the head of Eversheds’ India group, joins Mishcon de Reya ­consultant Toby Greenbury and Pinsent Masons chairman ­Martin Harman as legal members of the board. The UKIBC is an organisation set up to promote trade, business and investment between the two countries.

Advani will serve a term of three years and will work on corporate governance and the strategic direction of the organisation.

She is one of five women on the