SUMAH RAMACHANDRAN

IP Advisory Services, Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation

SUMAH RAMACHANDRAN

IP Advisory Services, Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation

Biography

Intellectual Property Advisory Services BioNexus Development Division Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation Sumah Ramachandran joined Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation, an agency under the purview of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, to be a part of the dedicated professional team responsible for building and developing the bio-based industry in Malaysia. At Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation, Sumah leads the Intellectual Property Advisory Services Unit of the BioNexus Development Division, which, amongst others, provides advisory services, mainly to start-ups and SMEs, on a broad range of intellectual property and commercialisation related matters, as part of the company’s mandate to nurture and accelerate the growth of Malaysian bio-based companies. Prior to joining Malaysian Biotechnology Corporation, Sumah was employed at a leading IP legal firm and worked with clientele from various industries, both domestic and international. Sumah has been involved in the field of intellectual property for more than 19 years.