Born on August 31, 1971 in Mumbai, Komal Chaubal (previously Komal Durve) grew up inan ever changing and challenging environment, with father having a transferable job. The constantchange taught her to appreciate and respect thediverse aspects of life and of people.An alumni of Narsee Monjee College of Commerce& Economics, Mumbai, she completed her H.S.C.from the Bombay Board with 96.00% inAccountancy. She graduated from the University ofMumbai, with a throughout I'st Class andthroughout Distinction in Accountancy. She is todaya Fellow Member of the Institute of CompanySecretaries of India. In her professional career spanning over more than 17 years, she has worked in differentareas, functions and capacities. Starting her career with Praj Industries Ltd. as a ManagementTrainee, she later became the Company Secretary of Vishay Components India Pvt. Ltd. In2003, she joined Maharashtra Knowledge Corporation Ltd. (MKCL) as a Company Secretary.Today, she has acquired the prestigious position of Company Secretary & Head - Legal Affairsand Information Officer of MKCL. Her corporate experience covers wide areas viz.Corporate Secretarial Matters, Legal Matters,Insurance Matters and Administrative & Managerial Functions. She has facilitatedincorporation of joint venture companies (JVs) of MKCL in India and JVs of MKCL's subsidiary,abroad. She believes in respecting and adhering to the law, not only in words, but in spirit aswell and it's her constant endeavor to ensure the same.