She is an IIT Kharagpur and IIM Bangalore Alumni having a combined experience of over 7 years. She holds a B.Tech, Biotechnology, a LLB degree with specialization in IP laws and a MBA from IIM Bangalore. She heads Business Development of IPexcel and is responsible for the growth of the organization. Her expertise includes Technology Analysis & Consulting, Intellectual Property Protection, Commercialization and Technology Scouting. She is highly active in the Start-up Ecosystem and brings a great network of connects to help companies find the right partners and customers. She has helped multiple companies with Technology Commercialization & Technology Scouting Services. On a social front, she is also the Secretary for the IIT Kharagpur Alumni Association.
Dinkar Holds a B.Tech in Electronics and a LLB with Specialisation in Intellectual Property
Laws. He is an IIT Kharagpur Alumni and has a decade of experience in supporting
organizations to develop new and innovative technologies. Dinkar is responsible for
managing High Quality & Timely Delivery of work products in IPexcel along with identifying
strategic future growth areas for IPexcel. Prior to joining IPexcel, he has worked with
General Electric (GE) for 7 years where he helped technologists in developing innovative
technologies for GE. One of such projects include Wireless Power Transfer Technology
where he played an instrumental role in developing a technology portfolio of wireless
power transfer systems and applications, which was later commercialized with a strategic
partner. He is an innovator and has filed multiple patent applications as an inventor. One
of his patent applications includes US20160105036A1. He also has hands on experience in
developing new ideas by designing around existing proprietary technologies. Dinkar holds
the expertise of drafting more than 150 US patents and 200+ US & India Office actions and
is trained directly by US Attorneys. He is qualified in United States patent & trademark
office equivalency examination.
Louise is a Registered US Patent Agent since 1986 and Ex. US Patent Examiner with extensive experience of 30+ years in Patent Preparation & Prosecution. Over the years, she has gained immense hands-on experience in advising Fortune 500 Orgs. in their Patent strategy.
In her extensive experience of 30 years, she was a Patent Examiner in USPTO. Post that she also worked in various law firms where she advised many Fortune 500 organizations and drafted US Patent Applications and US Office Action responses on their behalf. She has also worked extensively on Appeal Briefs, and Patentability Opinions.
Technology Focus Areas
She has advised several US & European Corporates & Start-ups in developing technologies, acquiring high quality patent services, creating global patent strategies & portfolios in inventions including medical devices, sporting goods, firefighting equipment, gas turbine engines, and control systems.
She holds a BS in Mechanical from State University of New York. She also holds a BA English Literature degree from Wellesley College. She has been awarded Renaissance Scholarship and Wellesley Scholarship.
Anand is a Technology Analyst with over than 15+ years of experience in the Technology &
Patent Domain. He holds Masters (Integrated) in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Materials Science both
from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, India. Over the years, he has gained immense
hands-on experience in consulting Technologists & In-house R & D Teams of Fortune 50
organizations for developing, protecting and licensing innovative proprietary technologies. He
has worked onsite/offsite extensively with global teams of attorneys, technologist and business
leaders across many jurisdictions such as US, Europe, Canada, China, South Korea, Singapore,
and Middle East.
Prior to joining IPexcel, he has worked for 8+ years, in a Fortune 50 organization - General
Electric (GE), where he provided Inhouse R&D teams with Technology & Competitive insights to
help them in various stages of technology development & commercialization. He has also
worked as a Senior Portfolio Manager at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology
(KAUST), Saudi Arabia, where he was responsible for working closely with Technologists in
creating, protecting, maintaining and commercializing IP Portfolios of KAUST. He was also a
Director in an International Technology Consulting Firm, where he was responsible for driving
growth of the Organization in global markets. Anand has also published 17 research papers in
journals & conferences of International repute on Technology & TRIZ.
1. Six Sigma Green Belt
2. TRIZ (Theory of Inventive Problem Solving) practitioner
3. Certified WON Information Specialist, Netherlands
4. Certification Course on US Patent Bar Review, Patent Resource Group (PRG), USA
B.E., M.S., Dip. IPR Robert Gordon Univ, United Kingdom
He holds a Master’s degree from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK. He is a Mechanical
Engineer with overall 5 years of experience in Intellectual Property and technology domain.
Before joining IPexcel, he has worked with General Electric (GE), where he evaluated
Technologies and implemented ideas around various technology domains. His expertise lies in
developing Technology Portfolio Strategies through Extensive Technology Landscapes,
Technology & Patent Assessments, Competitive Intelligent reports and Freedom to Practice and
White Space & Gap Analysis for R&D Areas. One of his expertise worth mentioning includes Oil
& Gas. He also works with the R&D and legal teams for developing risk mitigation strategies for
various organizations. He also has experience in Patent drafting & Prosecution of US and Indian
Patent applications. He has also published many International Papers in highly reputed
He holds a Master’s degree in Biotechnology and LLB with specialization in Intellectual Property
Laws. He is an IIT Kharagpur Alumni and has an overall experience of 7 years in Patent Laws.
His expertise lies in Patent Drafting and Patent Prosecution for India & abroad. He has drafted
more than 300 Patent Applications for India, US, Europe and PCT and has prosecuted more than
250 Office Actions for India, US, and Europe. Prior to joining IPexcel, he worked for Fox Mandal
& Associates, the oldest law firm in India with International presence. Apart from Patent drafting
& Prosecution, he represents IPexcel at Various National and International Forums.
B.E., M.Tech. in E&C National Institute of Technology
She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Communication and pursued her Masters in Instrumentation Technology from NIT Kurukshetra. She has carried out research in Advance Optical systems at IIT Roorkee and presented technical poster in National Conference on “Nano Science and Instrumentation technology”. She has also published many international papers in highly reputed journals. She majorly works with MNC’s and US Clients and has drafted more than 70 US Patent drafts in the Technologies such as Smart Cars, Electric Vehicles, Power Electronics, IOT, and AI. She has also carried out 50+ Patentability / Novelty Assessment and developed full spectrum understanding of IP. She has also completed her Global IP certificate course on IPR offered by World Intellectual Property Organization.
Vivek holds a B. Tech. in Industrial & Production Engineering and a LL.B (Hons.) in
Intellectual Property Laws from Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law
(RGSOIPL), IIT Kharagpur. He is qualified Indian Patent Agent.
Prior to joining IPExcel, he has worked with KPMG in Intellectual Property Advisory and
Contract Compliance Services where he worked on various aspects of Market Research & IP
Analytics including IP Strategy, IP Commercialization, IP Risks Identification, IP Audit, IP
Due Diligence, Patent Portfolio Management etc. He has also worked with reputed Law Firm
where he helped in Filing & Prosecution of different kinds of IP including Patents,
Trademarks and Designs.
Apart from professional work, he is a budding photographer and ardent traveller, a culinarian
who likes experimenting with food.
Meghnad holds a B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering and an LLB from IIT Kharagpur with Specialization in Intellectual Property Laws. He is a qualified Indian Patent Agent.
His expertise includes drafting of provisional & non-provisional patent applications and drafting of office action responses. He also got experience in preforming patentability search and preparing various analysis reports.
Meghnad has hands on experience in prosecution and hearing, relating to trademark cases and design cases. His expertise further includes contract drafting, copyright matters and other Intellectual Property related subjects. Prior to joining IPexcel, Meghnad had worked with an IP law firm as well as with a R & D team of a renowned corporate, where his responsibility was of handling patent search, patent drafting and prosecution related to patent applications.
Anusha holds a Bachelor’s & M.Tech degree in Computer Science from IIIT Bhubaneswar. She
has done various projects in the domain of Cloud Computing, Computational Biology and
Machine Learning and has also learnt a lot during doing research in the domain of Data Science,
Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. She works on Patentability Searches and Patent
Drafting in the areas of IOT, AI/ML, and Cloud Computing. She has also completed the global IP
certificate course on IPR offered by World Intellectual Property Organization.
B.Tech in E&E Vellore Institute of Technology,Vellore
Rishi holds a B.Tech Degree in Electrical and Electronics from the Prestigious Vellore Institute of
Technology, Vellore and works on Patentability/Novelty Assessments in the fields of Ecommerce,
Electronics and Electrical. Prior to joining IPexcel, he has worked as a Business Analyst, where
he supported organizations to analyse business opportunities. He has hands on experience in
breaking-down the complex business scenarios into process and data models. He has a strong
hold in Electrical and Electronics subject and has previously worked in areas of Power
Electronics, and Instrumentation. He has carried out research in Power Electronics on topic
"Power factor correction using quadratic boost converter for SMPS" at VIT. He has also
completed the global IP certificate course on IPR offered by World Intellectual Property
Master’s degree in (Electronics) Mount Carmel College Bangalore
She holds a Master’s degree in Electronics and has carried out her research in robotics (embedded systems) at Mount Carmel College, Bangalore. She has been a part of many National and International conferences. She has also done many projects in different fields of electronics like biomedical instrumentation, Nano science and technology, VLSI and embedded systems. Her expertise includes Patent Drafting and Patentability Searches. She has drafted over 70 Indian and US Patent Applications and more than 100 Patentability Searches in the areas of IOT, Blockchain, and Electric Vehicles. She has also completed the Global IP certificate course on IPR offered by World Intellectual Property Organization
B.E in E&C, Masters in Intellectual Property Rights, LL M.
IP. MIPLC, Munich
Kanmani holds a master's degree in Intellectual Property Rights from Munich, Intellectual
Property Law Centre, Munich. She has carried out various projects in the domain of Wireless
power technology, Digital Image Processing and has a theoretical knowledge of Artificial
Intelligence and Blockchain Technology. She specialises in Patent Law and has a working
knowledge of other fields of IP. Her expertise includes Patentability Searches, Landscape
searches, Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) Searches, Drafting of patent application and Prosecution.
Pooja holds a Bachelor’s in Computer Science from Shaheed Bhagat Singh State Technical
Campus, Ferozepur and Master’s in Computer Science from Thapar Institute of Engineering and
Technology, Patiala. Her technical interest includes Image Processing, Machine Learning, Data
Mining, Big Data and Cloud Computing. Specifically, she has carried out research in Medical
diagnostic area and developed “An Automatic Image Enhancement and Analysis Technique for
Detection of Head and Neck Cancer” using Image Processing and Machine Learning Techniques
and the research paper was presented at “ICSCAN 2018”.
M.Tech Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University
Mittu has completed her M.Tech from Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University in Computer Science and
Engineering and B. Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from Lourdes Matha College of
Science and Technology in Kerala. She has also published paper titled “Collaborative filtering using
graph kernel and boosting” on IEEE Explore Digital library.
She loves pencil sketching, origami and reading books on fiction.
Areas of Interest: Machine Learning, Cloud Computing, Web Development and Deep Learning.
Also, include : Working Knowledge of Programming languages like Python, Java, C and C++
M.Tech – Mechanical Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University
Jithinraj has completed his M.Tech. in ‘Computer Integrated Manufacturing’ from Dr. APJ Abdul
Kalam University and B.Tech. in ‘Mechanical Engineering’ from University of Calicut. His technical
interests include Design & Manufacturing, Product Design & Analysis, Product & Process Planning,
Control & Quality Engineering.
Jithinraj is fluent in many languages including Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi & English and likes playing
Cricket. He is also a cybernaut who loves surfing specially on concepts related to mechanical
Bachelor of engineering (BE) in Electronics and Communication
Madhusudan has completed his B.Tech. (ECE) from Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology. He has
worked on a project to design and develop Robot for real time tracking. At IPexcel, he is responsible
and works on Patent Analytics projects.
He loves travelling, Singing and photography.
Karnataka State Law University & Symbiosis Law School, Pune.
Komal holds a BBA.LLB. degree from Karnataka State Law University and LLM in Intellectual
Property Law from Symbiosis Law School, Pune. She currently handles the trademark related
matters of registration, prosecution and opposition in sub-ordination with her Seniors.
Vrinda holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication from Sir. M Visvesvaraya
Institute of Technology. For her B.E. project, she designed a Special Type Testing Equipment
(STTE) to detect errors in a data link LRU placed in UAVs by decoding the data generated by the
LRU and displaying it on the device. Vrinda is also an avid sports person and she was part of the
team that secured second place in Regional Level Hockey Championship twice. At IPexcel, she
works as Internal Sales Executive and is responsible for generating new business leads for the
Her hobbies include Creative Making, Playing Guitar and Cooking.
B.Tech in E&C Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal
Prakriti holds a B.Tech degree in Electronics & Communication discipline and is a Certified
Business Analyst. She has a prior work experience of 4+ years in Marketing and Analysis. She is
eminent in PR skills and customer relationship management, developing the marketing strategy
and plan, coordinating marketing campaigns with sales activities for business development. She
has also presented papers in National Conferences and was awarded first for a paper on Super-
capacitors based on Nano Technology, which was further published in an International Journal.
She has carried out numerous Patentability/ Novelty Assessments. She has also completed the
global IP certificate course on IPR offered by World Intellectual Property Organization.
B.Sc. (Biotechnology) , Guwahati University
MBA , Uttarakhand Technical University
She did her B.Sc in Biotechnology from Gauhati University and MBA from the Prestigious
Uttarakhand Technical University. She works as a Business Development Executive and is
responsible for creating and managing new Leads for IPexcel.
B.A (Economics & Mathematics), MBA (HR & Marketing) Delhi University
Prachi works as HR & Operations Manager at IPexcel and she is responsible for hiring right talent for
the growing organization. Prior to joining IPexcel, Prachi has worked in several organizations
including ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, Aviva Life Insurance & Centre for Management Technology
and brings over several years of combined experience in Human Resource, Finance, Marketing and
General Administration. Prachi holds a Post- Graduate degree in Business Management from Uttar
Pradesh Technical University. Her hobbies include Painting, Photography and travelling.
Piyush holds B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekananda Technical
University. He has an expertise of 2 years in Digital Marketing.
His professional interests include AdWords, Facebook and Instagram Ads, Google Analytics and
Search Engine Optimization. Piyush is highly creative and has an avid interest in content writing.
Before joining IPExcel, Piyush was working in a company named GetMyUni as Content Manager.
Piyush is a cricket buff and a fitness enthusiast as well as an influencer who loves working out in a
B.tech - Mechanical Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University
Alok has completed his B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from G.L. Bajaj Institute of Technology &
Management. During his B. Tech project, he had developed a functional quadcopter Drone from
scratch in mere 12 weeks. At IPexcel, Alok is a strong team player and is responsible for Business
Development related activities.
Alok loves playing Cricket and watching Soccer. Alok loves listening to music specially Rock &
Bollywood out of all genres.
Swathi has completed B.Com. from Sri Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain college Bangalore. She is also
pursuing her Chartered Accountancy course from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
She has three years of experience in Financial Accounting & Statutory Compliances from a renowned
Chartered Accountancy firm. She has got in depth knowledge in Direct & Indirect Taxes.
Swathi loves listening to music.
Paridhi is a budding legal professional and she has completed her LL.B. from New Law College, Pune. Her area of interests includes Legal Analytics, Contract Management, Criminal Laws, Company Law, Contract Law and Intellectual Property Rights. She has also completed a Diploma in Human Rights and Law from Indian Society’s Law College, Pune. At IPexcel, she is responsible for IPR related administrative matters.
Paridhi is a Cynophilist and she has done some great work on fostering homeless street dogs. Paridhi is also fond of dancing, travelling and reading books on fiction.
B.E (E&C), M.Tech -Communication Systems
R.V College of Engineering in,Bangalore
Namrata has completed her M.Tech from R.V College of Engineering in Communication Systems Bangalore and B.E in Electronics and Communication from EWIT Bangalore.
She has also published paper on Network Management using SNMP in UGC Approved Journal, “INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ADVANCED RESEARCH IN ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY (IJARET)”. She has done her internship from Siemens Technology and Services Private Ltd. Bangalore.
Her technical interest lies in Electromagnetic fields, Antenna design, Computer networks, Mobile technologies, Image processing and Signal processing. Namrata loves to play Badminton and is a cooking enthusiast. She has a creative side too that loves to play around with oil and water colours.
Sejal has completed her M.Tech. from Banasthali Vidyapith & B.E. from Global Group of Institution in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE). She completed her thesis from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK). She has also published papers titled “Real Time Database Management System” in IEEE 2018, 2nd International Conference on Inventive Systems and Control and “Grid Partitioning based Fuzzy Classifier with weighted feature reduction algorithm” in IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems. Her technical interests include Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Computer applications.
Her hobbies include penning Poems, singing and dancing.
Astha has completed her M.Tech. Degree from Banasthali Vidyapith and B.E from Guru Ramdas Khalsa Institute of Science & Technology in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE). She has completed her thesis from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK). Her technical interests include Image Processing, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. She carried out research in Computer Vision and published paper titled “Inventory Management using KAZE features under different Lightning Conditions” using Image Processing and Machine Learning Techniques presented at AIPR2019.
She has a wanderlust and loves travelling to new places. Her hobbies also include playing Badminton & Chess.
KLE Society’s Law College, Karnataka State Law University
Sangamithirai holds a BBA LL.B. degree from KLE Society’s Law College, Karnataka State Law University. She has completed a certification course on Merger & Acquisition and Contract and Management. She currently handles IPR related administrative matters. Her areas of interest are Intellectual Property Rights, Corporate and Contract laws.
She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer. Her hobbies also include travelling and cooking cuisine. She is a foodie who loves exploring new eateries.
Alliance School of Law, Alliance University
Srilekya holds a BBA LL.B. degree from Alliance School of Law, Alliance University specialising in Corporate Laws. Her areas of interest are Intellectual Property Rights, Competition Law and Sports Law. At IPexcel, she works on IPR related administrative matters.
She loves to travel and photography. She is a pâtissier who loves baking caked and pastries.
University of Engineering and Management
Shrobanti has completed B.Tech. from University of Engineering and Management in Computer Science. Her professional interests include Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things. She has an online certification on Big Data from IIT, Chennai and has done a project on “Gym Management System” based on Real time Database Management System.
Shrobanti is a trained Odissi dancer. She loves reading blogs on scientific researches.