C R Jacob – Partner (Electrical Sciences)
Jacob is the managing partner at IP Astra. He steers the firm in its day to day activities and is involved in laying out the vision and strategy along with the advisory board.
Anu Kariath – Partner (Biotechnology)
Anu has about 10 years of industry experience in cell culture which includes handling various cell lines, optimizing growth parameters; scale up strategies & optimizing perfusion cultures. She was heading the mammalian cell culture department at Biozeen.
Chethan Kamath – Partner (Mechanical)
Chethan is a seasoned intellectual property professional with more than 10 years of experience as both in-house counsel as well as outside counsel. Most recently he was the in-house IP counsel for CONTROL COMPONENTS INC. INDIA, (CCI, India). He was at the helm of affairs for 5 plus years at CCI and was responsible for the global IP portfolio management of CCI, including patents and trademarks of CCI-US, Italy, Sweden, Switzerland, China and Japan. He was the outside counsel for several top MNC clients prior to CCI.