Mrityunjay Kumar has a Master degree in Energy and Resources Law from University of Melbourne, Australia. Prior to his appointment at MedArbId, Kumar was a Trainee Legal at Asian International Arbitration Centre, Kuala Lumpur and before that, a lawyer practising commercial litigation and arbitration in India. Kumar has experience with varied business environment in multiple industries viz. service, legal consultancy, advertising and marketing, IT consultancy and software development, and construction.
Kumar's major interests are in the areas of international dispute resolution, energy and resources sector and maritime law and dispute resolution. As Executive Secretary General of MedArbId, Kumar provides companies, governments, investors, and attorneys in the region with advice concerning efficient resolution of international disputes by raising their awareness of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) mechanism, including negotiation, mediation and arbitration services. He also initiates trainings, seminars, coffee talks and conferences in the region towards capacity building and promotion of ADR.