Disha Dewan

Head of Global Business Operations at RK Dewan & Co

With over six years of experience as a registered patent agent, Disha Dewan is head of global business operations at RK Dewan & Co. Ms Dewan graduated with a first class undergraduate degree with honours in biotechnology from Imperial College London and spent a year researching malaria for the Medical Research Council in London. She has a masters in bioscience enterprise from Cambridge University and was selected to attend the Stanford Graduate School of Business for the Summer General Management programme. She completed her law studies in India.

Providing practical, relevant and concise solutions for clients, Ms Dewan also advises on branding, trademark strategy and prosecution in India and internationally. Her clients are from a broad range of industries, including:

  • software and information technology;
  • telecommunication;
  • life sciences;
  • fast-moving consumer goods;
  • fitness and nutrition;
  • fashion and jewellery; and
  • agriculture and sustainable living.

She is also actively involved in the firm’s IP commercialisation and valuation projects.

Ms Dewan’s patent practice includes attending hearings, pre- and  post-grant oppositions, revocations and appeals at the Appellate Board.

Ms Dewan has served on multiple INTA committees including the Bulletin Committee (2014-2015), the Building Bridges Committee (2016-2017) and Unreal Campaign Committee (2018-2019). She publishes numerous IP-related articles for the global IP community and is a frequent speaker at IP conferences. Recognised as a “Rising Star” by Legal 500 and Asialaw Profiles, Ms Dewan is also a PADI certified scuba diver, and enjoys adventure, sports and travel.

Professional associations

  • INTA
  • APAA
  • AIPPI

Firm details

RK Dewan & Co
1147-B
Mohan Villa
Shivaji Nagar
Pune 411 016
India

Contact details

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