Alpna Arya
Senior Company Secretary | Chennai
 +91 44 42187857


Alpna Arya joined Universal Legal, the Chennai team, in 2016.

With an overall practice of more than 4 years, Alpna Arya is a qualified company secretary having significant exposure in ensuring secretarial compliances under Companies Act, 2013 by both Indian and foreign held companies. She also has hands-on experience in handling matters in relation to FEMA compliances, including on compliances applicable to NBFCs.

Among other things, Alpna Arya has assisted in the incorporation of various entities, including wholly-owned foreign subsidiaries, public companies, LLPs; assisted in conducting secretarial due diligence for private equity transactions.

Prior to Universal Legal, she has worked with a leading chemical manufacturing company with operations across the globe, and business advisors and chartered accountants.

She is an Associate Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India. In addition, she has also completed LL.B from CCS University, Meerut and M.Com from IGNOU, Delhi.


  • Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)

P.S.: When not in office, she is a part time fashion designer, with active penchant of experimenting with ongoing style and trends. She also has a knack of turning boring recipes into delicious dishes. She is often referred to as the MasterChef of the Chennai office.

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