About the Chair Professor
MHRD IPR Chair Professor
CEO ? VISION IPR
He is the CEO of his consulting firm "VISION-IPR" offering services in management of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), information security and knowledge management. He is a leading international expert on IPR and a Consultant to the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) for IPR capacity building programmes in developing countries, an elected Fellow of the Maharashtra Academy of Sciences. After several years in academic research, he worked in industry for 2 decades in diverse managerial roles including R&D, Technology Assessment, Forecasting and Transfer, Knowledge Management, Factory Management and Business Planning.
He also holds the MHRD IPR chair Professorship at Tezpur University, Assam , India. Offering an Interdisciplinary Course in IPR at Post Graduate Level. Also conducting IPR Capacity Building work in North Eastern Region, India
Also work as Honorary Scientific Consultant on Innovation and IPR Matters to the Office of the Principal Scinetific Adviser, Government of India.