Dr. Mahendra B. Thakre
General Manager - IPR
Dr. Mahendra Thakre is an Intellectual Property Professional working as a General Manager, IPR - Legal at Mylan Laboratories Limited, based at Hyderabad. Dr. Thakre has earned his doctoral degree in Pharmaceutical Business Management, Masters in Business Management, Masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences and PG Diploma in Patents Law NALSAR and also has completed a degree in Law. He has extensive experience in a wide range of Intellectual Property and regulatory subject matter, including Intellectual Property litigations in the US, Europe, India and other less regulated countries. He has expertise in freedom to operate study, infringement analysis, invalidation and legal opinion, opposition, revocation, P-IV patent litigation, product selection strategy and business development. Dr. Thakre has more than 15 years of industrial and academic experience in premier organizations like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER Mohali). He has delivered over 70 invited talks on US, European and Indian Intellectual Property Laws and Practices in different forums across India.