Sanjeev Dhawan is Senior Legal Counsel for Hydro One Networks Inc. in Toronto. He advises the company on all areas of corporate and commercial law, particularly in regards to procurement contracts in the acquisition of equipment and services, and in the areas of construction, information technology, pension investments, and mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Dhawan recently completed a business role with the company as Manager of Commercial Contracts with its Supply Chain Services group.
Prior to joining Hydro One in 2000, Mr. Dhawan practiced in the areas of corporate and commercial law at a law firm for about seven years.
Mr. Dhawan is active within the legal profession as the current president of the Association of Corporate Counsel – Ontario Chapter. In 2011 he received the Robert I. Townsend Member of the Year Award by the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC), which is one of the highest honours the ACC bestows on its members. It recognizes outstanding contributions, commitment and dedication of a single member of the association, which has over 30,000 members in over 75 countries.
In addition to a Bachelor of Laws degree, Mr. Dhawan holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Finance degree. Mr. Dhawan was called to the Ontario Bar in 1993. He is also a member of the New York and District of Columbia Bars.