Zia Mody, Founder and Managing Partner of AZB & Partners has a B.A. (Law) from Cambridge, an LLM from Harvard, and is a member of the New York State Bar. She was a corporate associate at Baker & McKenzie, NY before moving to India to establish the Chambers of Zia Mody (AZB & Partners since 2004). Zia has been recognized as Top 13 female Acritas Star globally 2018, “Professional of the Year - 2017” at the UK India Awards and “India Managing Partner of the Year – 2016” by ALB (Thomson Reuters). She is also listed in the top 10 list by Fortune India (2011-2017) in its ‘India's 50 Most Powerful Women in business’ list and in 2018, she was ranked No. 1 in the same list.