Sonia Soni

Director, Legal & Compliance at BlackRock

Ms. Soni is currently the Director, Legal & Compliance and Head of Mumbai branch of BlackRock in India. A member of the India leadership team and Board of Directors of BlackRock, she is also the Chairperson of the CSR Committee and Committee on Prevention of Sexual Harassment of women at workplace. She has been with BlackRock since 2013.   Prior to joining BlackRock, Ms. Soni was the Director- Legal with American Express Banking Corp. She joined American Express in 2006 and became Director in 2008. Earlier she was the Chief Manager with ICICI Bank for 5 years. Prior to ICICI Bank, she has also worked for 4 years with SEBI, the capital market regulator. She started her professional career as an advocate with a law firm in 1991 and now has over 25 years experience in the banking and financial services industry.  Ms. Soni has a professional degree in Law. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling and Latin dancing.