Ashwini is a Research Fellow at LIRNEasia working on issues related to data protection, privacy, and the use of data for public good. A lawyer by training she has experience in litigation and corporate work. Her interests include Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) law and business law.
She currently lectures at APIIT Law School in Colombo, Sri Lanka while also consulting on TMT law. She previously worked with Senior Counsel Mr. P.Wilson, Former Additional Solicitor General of India and Former Additional Advocate General of Tamil Nadu.
She holds an LL.M in International Business Law from Faculty of Law, National University of Singapore and a B.A. LL.B (Hons.) from School of Excellence in Law, Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University, India. She also has diplomas in International Business Management (offered by Loyola Institute of Business Administration, India) and Commercial Arbitration (offered by ICLP, Sri Lanka).