Mr. Pulin Kumar is the Group Senior Legal and Compliance Director of adidas India. Currently he looks after the legal and compliance functions of the group i.e. adidas India and Reebok India. The mandate includes contract, compliance, litigation management and advisory of the legal commercial issues.
Mr. Kumar is a commerce graduate from Patna University and graduated in law from Campus Law Centre, University of Delhi in the year 1991. He is also a PG Diploma in IR&PM from Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, New Delhi.
During his journey as an in-house counsel, Mr. Kumar has worked with several Indian and MNC conglomerates such as Montari Industries, Triveni Engineering, Ambuja Cements, New Holland Tractors, Jubilant Organosys, Samsung India and currently with adidas India group.
He Kumar has been a part of many significant best practices and improvements in the internal governance related to the corporate sector and has immensely contributed in this area. He has been actively participating in legal conferences. He also co-hosts a knowledge sharing platform “Sadgamaya” which is an informal association, founded by a few like-minded General Counsels and lawyers.
Mr. Kumar has been conferred with an award of the “General Counsel of the year 2015 – Retail” by Indian National Bar Association (INBA). He has also been appointed as the Chairman of INBA’s Retail Law Section. Recently he has also been rated amongst top 50 General Counsels by LEGALERA magazine.