Neeraj Gupta, Director & CEO
Neeraj is Founder & CEO at FormulateIP based in India and USA. Applying his business and technical background, Neeraj assists clients in protecting and expanding their domestic and international knowledge-based businesses using IP protection, licensing and strategic planning. Neeraj has played key role in developing and implementing intellectual property, business strategies and initiatives for many product and service based organizations. Neeraj has provided IP Portfolio Management Consulting to leading companies in different sectors in India and Abroad.
Neeraj is co-founder of PanIIT Mentors which is a Nation Building Initiative under PanIIT. IIT Mentors is a global mentorship program which is set up with simple goals of "Alumni helping Alumni" in a "Pay it forward" model. The focus of the program is to facilitate IIT Alumni to help each other. The program aims to provide individuals with useful and relevant guidance at every step of an individual's career and empower her to minimize obstacles, improve competencies and maximize growth.
Neeraj is founding EC member of Indo-Israel Chamber of Commerce. Neeraj is co-chair at Global Shapers Forum India, which is World Economic Forum initiative.
Neeraj holds Bachelors of Technology degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Metallurgical and Material Sciences and Masters of Science Degree from Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden in Scientific Computing and Mathematics.
Neeraj is senior mentor and visiting faculty in several engineering and MBA colleges. Neeraj is mentors and visiting faculty at Institute of Intellectual Property Studies (IIPS), Global Institute of Intellectual Property (GIIP) and National Institute of Advanced Legal Studies (NIALS). Neeraj had also severed as Secretary at Advanced Computing and Communication Society. Neeraj also serves on the board of advisors of several organizations.
V. Anantha Subramanian, CTO
Anantha is Chief Technology Officer at FormulateIP. He has more than 14 years of experience of patent drafting, patent abstracting and prior art search. Anantha has worked as Radiation Physicist and Radiation Safety Engineer at Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Government of India for 14 years. He holds Bachelors degree in Physics, Electronics and Spectroscopy and Masters Degree in Electronics and Spectroscopy. Anantha is primarily responsible for overall delivery of IP related projects at FormulateIP. Anantha is visiting faculty at various Intellectual Property institutes including ALMT Learning (IPRIM), and Karnataka State Open University, Mysore.
Donald Boys, Head-Patent Consulting
Donald R. Boys is the Head-Patent Consulting Group at FormulateIP. Donald Boys is also the CEO of Central Coast Patent Agency, Inc. and President of Intellectual Property Architects, International. Mr. Boys came to IP Law from a long career in technology, which includes robotics and automation development at General Motors Corporation, and semiconductor equipment design and development at Varian Associates and Genus Incorporated. His work at GM, Varian and Genus was involved with development of equipment to move parts for processing automatically into and out of high vacuum environment, and deposition apparatus for coating parts in high vacuum for decorative purposes, for IC connectivity and for memory films. Mr. Boys is a graduate of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana in Mechanical Engineering, sat for and passed the US Federal Patent Bar in 1991, and has pursued a productive career in IP Law for eighteen years.