Maushami Chetty
Johannesburg, South Africa


PRODUCT: Privacy, PEOPLE: Hiring, GROWTH: Fundraising


Maushami Chetty is from South Africa and practices from Johannesburg. She holds an LLB, LLM and higher certificate in company law. She recently completed the CS50 for lawyers through Harvardx. She started her career in 2006 at one of South Africa's big 5 firms in insurance litigation. She started her own firm in 2014 focussing on services for entrepreneurs and startups and has been working exclusively in that space since. She works with accelerator and incubator programmes and has a firm understanding of the issues faced by start-up founders including questions of where to incorporate, restructuring, acquisitions, fund raising, equity deals and intellectual property. Maushami is also the founder of a legal tech start up called Kleva Contracts which aims to make legal services fast, friendly and affordable. She is passionate about giving clients peace of mind about legal issues. Fun fact: In 2012 Maushami cycled 7500kms from Germany to Iran.