Advisory Team


V V S N Raju

V V S N Raju is a well-known and distinguished name in the corporate, real estate and financial sectors with over 24 years of experience. Before establishing Juris Prime in 2005, he worked as the in-house counsel with two large financial institutions I.e.,IDBI and ICICI Bank.

Mr.Raju is also on the board of Venture Capital Management Company, which is a joint venture between ICICI Knowledge Park and NASSCOM.

He founded Juris prime in the year 2005 after he moved from ICICI Bank, where he was Corporate Legal Head, AP, at that time.

He has negotiated and structured a range of commercial transactions for domestic and multinational corporations. Over the few years, his practice is primarily focussed on arbitration, banking, corporate law, litigation, recovery of money,real estate, foreign investments, start ups, and drafting of contracts.

He is an angle investor having invested in a number of companies , an entrepreneur, Rotarian and Toast master. He is involved in numerous charity projects and is also on the board of business bodies and angel networks.



Justice C.Y. Somayajulu

Justice C.Y.Somayajulu has over 40 years of experience in the court of law and recently Retired as Judge of A.P High Court. Prior to this, he was Secretary to Government (Legal Affairs) – Worked as Chief Judge, City Small Causes Court, Hyderabad, Registrar (Judicial), Registrar (Administration) and Registrar General in the High Court of A.P. He was later appointed as Addl. Judge of A.P. High Court before becoming Judge at the A.P High Court.

Mr.Subramaniam Santhanakrishnan

Mr. Subramaniam Santhanakrishnan served as a Chief General Manager of Corporate Accounts Group at Mumbai in charge of large Corporates in India. He joined SBI as a Probationary Officer and has 36 years of banking experience. In SBI, he was mostly in the arena of credit marketing and administration, particularly in SME and large corporate. As an All India Head of credit (Corporate Accounts Group), he had the privilege of dealing with all the top 200 companies of India for more than 3 years. He was also deputed to SBI Caps. as General Manager and headed the Chennai Office of this outfit for 3 years. He served as an Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Credit Information Bureau (India) Ltd. (CIBIL). He serves as a Director of Easy Access Financial Services Ltd., Dhanlaxmi Bank Ltd., TVS Credit Services Limited. and Reliance Capital Trustee Co.Ltd. 

He serves as an Independent Director of M/S Axiom Cordages Ltd. He has been Nominee Director at Essar Steel India Limited since March 2013. HE has been Non-Executive & Independent Director Sundaram-Clayton Ltd., since July 2009. He has been a Director of ICICI Home Finance Company Limited since July 2008.