Jyoti Pakrasi

Assistant General Counsel
OpenText
Jyoti Pakrasi is an Assistant General Counsel with OpenText, the leading Enterprise Information Management company. In this role he leads a team covering legal issues throughout Germany, Switzerland, Austria, the Benelux and Russia. Prior to joining OpenText in 2017 Jyoti held various senior in-house roles with BearingPoint, Cisco, IBM and Motorola. Jyoti successfully addresses legal and privacy challenges arising from disruptive digitization across a wide range of industries, including automotive, healthcare, finance and telecom. His broad M&A expertise includes establishing and the subsequent divestiture of a BearingPoint blockchain startup in 2016. He structured and negotiated complex sales, outsourcing, cloud computing and licensing deals. Currently living in Munich Jyoti has lived and worked in Switzerland, the US and Belgium. He is a member of the German Bar.