Nivedita ("Nivvy") Venkatraman is a Senior International Case Counsel at the Asian International Arbitration Centre ("AIAC") in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The AIAC is a pioneering arbitral institution in the Asia-Pacific region that provides holistic dispute resolution and dispute avoidance products and services in the region and beyond.
In her role at the AIAC, Nivvy oversees a diverse caseload of domestic and international arbitration, adjudication, mediation and domain name dispute resolution proceedings. She is a Council Member of the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre (ADNDRC), the Deputy Secretary-General of the AIAC YPG as well as the Co-Editor of the AIAC Newsletter.
Prior to joining the AIAC, Nivvy practised as a commercial disputes and insolvency lawyer at a leading Australian law firm where she acted for government and private clients in litigious and non-litigious matters. She also has experience working at a boutique insolvency & corporate advisory firm where she managed a range of bankruptcy, liquidation, voluntary administration, deed of company arrangement, and receivership matters.