Mr. R. Lakshminarayanan
General Manager - IPR
Lakshminarayanan leads the Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Management in Samsung Research India - Bangalore, towards systematic invention creation, securing enforceable protection for intellectual property high-quality patent portfolio building. He has over 16 years of experience in the field of IPR, with specialization in enhancing invention quality and patenting of mobile software. Prior to joining SRI-B in Y2011, Lakshmi has held various positions in the Patent Departments of Nokia, GE and IPVALUE and also as a Partner with a leading IP Firm in India. He is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from the Institution of Engineers (India) and also LLB from Karnataka State Law University. He is also licensed to practice as Patent Agent before the Indian Patent Office since year 2002. Lakshminarayanan is a member of In-House IP Professionals Forum in India, a member of Japan Institute of Invention Innovation and also has been frequent speaker in various IP conferences.