Mr. Sanjaykumar Patel
Head, IP rights
Gowrie Research (B&S Group UK)
Sanjaykumar Patel is a patent attorney and head of IP rights at Gowrie Research Pvt Ltd, an R&D division of B&S Group, UK. He handles all IP rights activities including patents, trademarks and designs as well as IP commercialisation and business development opportunities for B&S Group in the pharmaceutical sector.
Previously, Mr Patel worked at Alembic Pharmaceuticals, Intas Pharmaceuticals and Torrent Pharmaceuticals. He has a postgraduate degree in pharmaceutics from the LM College of Pharmacy and an LLB from the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda. He has a postgraduate diploma in patent law from Nalsar University.
In 2012 Mr Patel was selected to train as a patent expert in Tokyo, sponsored by the Japan Patent Office. He is a member of the IP Community Group of Japan managed by JIPIII, representing as an Indian patent attorney. He is a visiting scholar for IP rights at various universities and postgraduate institutes.