Focused on Law Firm (Partner)

Nishan Balasunderam

Managing Director


Nish Balasunderam is a Managing Director at SSQ. Nish is head of SSQ’s resourcing function globally as well as recruiting for the Law Firm Partner team and the Law Firm Associate team.

Prior to joining SSQ in 2009, Nish studied Law at Leeds University before moving to a commodity finance recruitment business for two years.

Nish recruits new graduates into the business where he runs the recruitment process and then oversees the training process internally. Graduates who start at SSQ are managed by Nish until they are promoted to consultant.


  • Tamil


  • University of Leeds, LLM
  • University of Leeds, LLB Honours