Sandeep Katwala is Chair of the Board of Trustees at Depaul UK, having joined in 2021. He joined the Depaul International Board of Trustees as Subsidiary-perspective Trustee for the UK, Ireland and USA in 2023.
In his executive career Sandeep spent 25 years as a solicitor at Linklaters LLC, the global law firm. At Linklaters, in addition to his client practice which was mainly focused on emerging economies, he held various management roles including the India and EEMEA businesses. He also served on the firm’s Global Executive Committee. Prior to his legal career, Sandeep spent a number of years as a corporate financier. More recently, he has held a number of governance roles and is currently the Chair, Octavia Group, and Deputy Chair at Great Ormond Street Childrens’ Hospital Charity. He has been a Trustee of WaterAid and Bail for Immigration Detainees. Sandeep has also trained as an Executive Coach and supports leaders from the BAME community.
Sandeep holds an MBA from Cass Business School and qualified as a solicitor in the UK.