Shri Sudhir Nanavati, is a multifaceted, magnanimous and a charismatic personality shouldering responsibility as President of GLS University and Executive Vice President of Gujarat Law Society.

He is a senior counsel practicing in the apex courts of India including Supreme Court of India and the High court of Gujarat. He is a member of Supreme Court Bar Association and International Law Association

While he is widely known for his expertise and acumen in legal domain, he has broad institution building capabilities. One of the most leading educationists, Gujarat Law Society has had a momentous progress under his leadership. He is currently also spearheading C U Shah Group of Institutes and is very actively involved into the activities of various educational associations including GU Colleges’ Management association, NICM, Federation of Gujarat SFI Technical & Higher Education Institutes association to name a few.

Sudhir Nanavati is appointed as a Brand Ambassador by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Gujarat, Smt. Anandiben Patel for “Swachh Gujarat Mission” under “Swachh Bharat Abhiyan” – an initiative by Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi

He has also been a member of Gujarat University Senate, the executive council of Gujarat University Syndicate, Gujarat Higher Secondary School Association, and various other education societies of repute, spread across the country.

His advisory services are most sought after in corporate fraternity across the country and he is currently sitting as Director on Board of Sandesh Ltd., Sterling Abrasives Ltd, and many other prominent corporations.

He is also an advisor to the Torrent Group, the Adani Group, The Reliance Group, the Zudus Group, Sambhav Group and countless other corporations.

Shri Nanavati is also an elite Socialite as evident from his association with various clubs like Karnavati, Rajpath, Sports Club etc where he graces the board room with his astute charm.

His Philanthropic activities are endless but the most notable is his contribution to The Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, The Gujarat Research and Medical Institute, Prathama Blood Bank, Redcross and many others.

Shri Nanavti also contributes regularly to various religious outfits including the most revered temple at the Cantonment, Ahmedabad, Shrinathji temple at Rajasthan, Shri Dwarkadhish Mandir at Dwarka etc. to name a few.

Being an avid sports activist, Shri Nanavati shouldered the responsibility as Vice President of GCA and Chairman of Finance committee of BCCI for many years.

Shri Sudhir Nanavati has received many awards and recognitions due to his contributions in various fields…some of them are…

  • The Contemporary Achiever Award by Divyabhaskar as amongst 100 Most Honorable people of Gujarat
  • Visionary Award in the field of Law & Education by Vision Foundation of Gujarat
  • “Shaleen Manav Ratna" Award by Anoopam Mission
  • “Indian Achiever Award” by Indo-Thai Business Community Forum
  • “Gold star Award” by Indian Achievers Form, Bangkok for Excellence in Education by GLS
  • “Best Educationalist Award” by AIMS (Awakening India for Modifying Society) Forum
  • Award for “Best Educational Services – Life time” by All India Academic Applied Psychologists’ Association
  • Award by All India School Psychologists’ Association for “Services to School Education”