EY taps Novartis exec to expand legal services business

  • Santosh Singh most recently head of legal and compliance solutions at Novartis
  • Big Four firm EY ramping up its legal consulting and services business

(Reuters) – Big Four auditing firm EY has recruited the former head of legal and compliance solutions at Novartis AG to steer the growth of its legal services arm.

Santosh Singh joined EY Law as its global legal managed services delivery leader, a newly created role in which he’ll be responsible for expanding EY’s legal managed services capabilities, overseeing teams across seven countries, the company announced Thursday.

Hyderabad, India-based Singh was at healthcare company Novartis for about three and a half years, leading the company’s legal and compliance service delivery teams. He has also previously held leadership roles with alternative legal services provider Axiom Law, Indian business services giant Infosys Ltd, Dell and Intec.

“Santosh is renowned for his rich experience in legal managed…

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