Ms. Chitra K. Iyer
Head of Philips Intellectual Property & Standards
Chitra Iyer is Head of Intellectual Property & Standards at Philips- India.
She has an educational background in Organic chemistry, a LLB degree from Bangalore University, Patent law diploma from NALSAR and courses from other institutes.
Chitra was a Senior Scientist with multinational pharmaceutical companies, for about 10 years. She also has expertise of over 15 years in the area of Intellectual property protection including Trade secret protection, IP Litigation, IP enforcement, commercial contracts and handles work for India, ASEAN and ANZ
She has held leadership positions and has mentored teams both in India and overseas while handling a wide range of technology areas including- chemical, biotech, polymer science and engineering to name a few.
Chitra is a member of associations such as FICCI, CII, ASSOCHAM, ICC etc. and actively supports IP advocacy matters.