US citizenNon-executive member of the Board of Directors
Naveena Shastri is currently the Vice President & General Counsel of SABIC, a position that she has held since 1 January 2017. As a key senior executive leader for SABIC, she has primary responsibility for managing the legal, compliance, and corporate governance aspects of SABIC on a global basis, providing strategic counsel to SABIC’s executive leadership and leading and developing the global legal team. Naveena Shastri also leads SHE, the SABIC Women’s Network, globally and is an active champion of SABIC’s diversity and inclusion initiatives. She is based in Houston, Texas, United States. Prior to becoming SABIC’s General Counsel, Naveena Shastri was the Chief Regional Counsel for the Americas region as well as the legal business partner for SABIC’s Specialties Strategic Business Unit and a key member of these leadership teams. She has also held a variety of senior roles in the legal organization of SABIC in the Americas and with GE Plastics in the United States and India. Prior to joining GE Plastics, she worked for Dresdner Kleinwort Benson Investment Bank and, before that, at Linklaters in London in their Project Finance Department. Naveena Shastri holds a bachelor’s degree in history and political science from Bangalore University, India, a law degree from Cambridge University, England, and an LL.M. from Harvard University.
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