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Ganesh Natarajan is cofounder of mindcrest which is an outsourcing legal services company. Mindcrest helps international law firms and Fortune 1000 corporations with contracts, litigation support, legal research, compliance and much more.

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Mindcrest started in 2001 and now have 500+ employees and 6 offices in US and India.

What will you learn in this interview?
– What inspired Ganesh?
-What are some of the processes for finding, hiring, and training great people?
-How did you attract such a rockstar group of board of directors?
– What did Ganesh do to overcome obstacles he encountered while building his career in the USA?

Ganesh is good at doing impressions of people

Business Mentors, Tools, Books mentioned:
William E. Wolf – COO, Talon Asset Management[14]
Manish Kothari – President and Co-founder of AlphaSmart, Inc.
Walter Freedman – previously COO of Wheels, Inc. & previously CEO of Yoplait
Ganesh Natarajan – President and CEO, Mindcrest Inc.
George Hefferan – Vice President, Sales and General Counsel, Mindcrest Inc.


Ganesh Natarajan is co-founder of the world’s first legal outsourcing company and has ensured Mindcrest’s position as an industry leader since its inception in 2001. Under his leadership, Mindcrest has become synonymous with quality and value to lawyers in the U.S. and Europe.

Mindcrest helps international law firms and Fortune 1000 corporations with contracts, litigation support, legal research, compliance and much more.

Throughout his career, Ganesh has acted as an advisor to several Fortune 500 companies in areas, such as market-entry strategies, capital raising activities, joint venture arrangements, strategic alliances and various commercial arrangements, including mergers and acquisitions. His vast cross-border experience and deep insight into international investment issues enabled him to guide U.S. and U.K. clients on investment propositions in India. His keen global legal acumen was instrumental in guiding numerous multi-nationals in making their entry into India.
Prior to Mindcrest, Ganesh was a partner and spearheaded the India practice at McGuire Woods LLP, an international law firm of 900 attorneys. It was there that Ganesh met George Hefferan, and together with Rohan Dalal and Teju Deshpande, they founded Mindcrest.
With his vast and varied experience, Ganesh has become a leading authority in the international legal industry, and has addressed many industry forums, bar associations and law schools internationally.
Ganesh has an MBA from Brigham Young University in Utah and a JD from Washington University in St. Louis. He holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Bombay and a graduate degree in management from the Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune. Ganesh brings 20 years of business and legal experience to Mindcrest.

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