LL.M., LL.B., B.A. Shikha MEHRA
Senior Research Associate, International Tax and Blockchain Consulting, O.P. Jindal Global University, New Delhi
Shikha Mehra, a certified Bitcoin professional and co-founder of MainChain Research & Consulting, is a prominent figure in the Blockchain and Crypto Currency network. She is on the advisory panel to IMAI’s (Internet Mobile Association of India) subcommittee on crypto currency and blockchain.
Shikha also holds a faculty position at Jindal Global Law School, designing and delivering courses on Tax and Property Law.
She is a member of a global multi-stakeholder committee - a joint collaboration between Vienna University, Austria and NET (new economy taxation) which explores how businesses and tax administrations around the world are reacting to and managing the disruptive effect of new and emerging business models and Blockchain technology in Asia. She also has been actively speaking and writing on topics such as taxation in the digital economy and application of OECD (BEPS) guidelines to the Indian context.
Prior to this, Shikha had 3-years' experience in corporate law practice and policy work at the IICA (Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs).
Shikha holds a Bachelor degrees in Economics and Physics at the University of Pennsylvania; as well as LLB and LLM from the Jindal Global Law School, specializing in Tax Law.