Ravinder Chahil

Ravinder ALR0732

Executive Vice President and General Counsel


Søborg, Denmark


Ravinder was appointed to the role of Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Zealand Pharma in January 2024 having served as the company's General Counsel since 2017. Ravinder brings 25+ years of international experience in intellectual property law in the life science sector, with expertise in litigation, licensing, mergers, acquisitions. 

Ravinder’s experience and fit are further strengthened by his proficiencies in the areas of financing, securitization, and capital markets. Prior to his roles at Zealand, Ravinder worked both in-house as Director of Intellectual Property at Polpharma SA and Actavis Group Hf for 12 years and in private practice in London for 10 years, practicing contentious and non-contentious intellectual property law.


Ravinder holds a BSc in Pharmacology from the University of Leeds. He qualified as a Barrister and then qualified as Solicitor (England & Wales). In addition, he holds Postgraduate Diplomas in Competition Law (King’s College, London) and Intellectual Property Law (Bristol). He also holds an executive MBA from Copenhagen Business School.

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