Mr. Pranay Prabhugaunker
Associate Vice President and IP head
Pranay Prabhugaunkar is an Associate Vice President and IP head of Siemens for India region. Pranay holds a bachelor in Mechanical Engineering and Masters in Intellectual Property Law degrees. He is a registered Patent and Trademark Agent with about 14 years experience in handling IP matters in various jurisdictions such as EP, US and IN. Prior to joining Siemens, Pranay was engaged in providing IP Services at the US and Indian Law firms. As an IP attorney, he has drafted and prosecuted hundreds of patent applications for fortune 500 companies in technology areas such as computer software, telecommunication, industrial automation, artificial intelligence, digital signal processing, blockchain, and so on. It is a constant endeavor of Pranay to actively contribute to the changing IP regime in India and has been part of various stakeholder events with respect to Indian Patent System.