As the company’s General Counsel, Chandra manages all aspects of the company’s legal operations, advises on the structuring and execution of transactions for the Company’s flagship $100 million fund, and oversees compliance and risk management.
Chandra also serves as corporate secretary for the company’s board of directors.
Prior to joining Yamaha Motor Ventures & Laboratory Silicon Valley, Chandra was Managing Counsel at Toyota Motor North America, Vice President, Corporate Counsel at defense contractor, Leonardo DRS, and an associate at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, where she advised companies and private equity firms on a broad range of domestic and international mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and strategic investments.
Chandra received her J.D. from Columbia University and her bachelor’s degree in economics and political science (with honors) from Williams College.