Vodafone Idea (Vi) has appointed Manish Sansi as the new chief legal officer.

Prior to taking up this new role, Sansi served Tata Communications as general counsel India, company secretary.

The appointment comes after Kumar Das resigned from the position of chief legal officer after serving the company for 19 years.

However, Das will continue to be associated with Vi for some time to ensure that there is a comprehensive transition of complex and historical legal engagements.