NEERAJ GUPTA

Neeraj is Founder & CEO at FormulateIP based in India and USA. Applying his business and technical background, he assists clients in protecting and expanding their domestic and international knowledge-based businesses using IP protection, licensing and strategic planning.

He is a Co-founder and Director at Excubator which provides guidance and support needed to entrepreneurs for building a successful entrepreneurial practice. Additionally, he is Founder and Managing Director at Lawcubator which is a technology firm in the legal domain.

Neeraj is CEO at IIT Roorkee’s startup incubator called TIDES. He is Co-founder of PanIIT Mentors which is a Nation Building Initiative under PanIIT.

Neeraj is Executive Council member and Treasurer for IIT Alumni Centre Bangalore. He is founding EC member of Federation of Indo-Israeli Chamber of Commerce (South). He is one of the experts at Swissnex India (www.swissnexindia.org ) and advises Swiss startups.

Neeraj is the author of the book Creating & safeguarding a strong Intellectual Property Portfolio which was written in collaboration with SIDBI, Adelphi and KFW Bank Germany.

He holds a Bachelors of Technology degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Metallurgical and Material Sciences. He completed his M.S. in Mathematics from KTH in the year 2004 and has completed PGPX in General Management from UCLA Anderson School of Management. Neeraj is Chairman for KTH Alumni India Chapter. He is senior mentor and visiting faculty in several engineering and MBA colleges and also serves on the board of advisors of several organizations.