Indian NRI lawyer appointed to Council of University of Chicago

Sarosh Zaiwalla's appointment will enable him to join an illustrious group of members, drawn from countries like Brazil, France, India, Japan, Malaysia, the UK.

PTI| Last Updated: Nov 26, 2015, 19:59 PM IST

London: Sarosh Zaiwalla, an Indian NRI lawyer and founder of a UK-based international law firm has been appointed to the prestigious Council of the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy.

Zaiwalla's appointment will enable him to join an illustrious group of members, drawn from countries like Brazil, France, India, Japan, Lebanon, Malaysia, the UK and the US.

Members appointed to the Dean's International Council are accomplished professionals with significant experience in the public, non-profit and private sectors, who give?their expertise in an advisory capacity on issues pertaining to international importance, and are a source of new policy initiatives and resource development.

Commenting on?his appointment,?Zaiwalla said: "I am truly honoured to have been asked to join the Council for such a prestigious and world-recognised institution as this."

"The University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy has a long and rich tradition of being at the forefront of instigating, driving forward and affecting positive policy change at a grassroots as well as at a global level," he said in a statement.