Anil heads the patent group at the Bengaluru Office driving quality of patent drafting and prosecution, among other things. He has over thirty-six years of industrial experience in the fields of Quality Assurance and Reliability Assurance of a wide variety of Electronic Equipment, including power and control electronics. He has several years of experience in Engineering and Research and Development in the field of power electronic motor controllers for machine tools and other industrial applications at Kirloskar Electric, Unit IV, Mysore and over fourteen years in Intellectual Property at Philips. He retired as the Head of Intellectual Property and Standards, India, at Philips India Ltd., in 2015. He has vast IP experience and excels in identifying patentable inventions, sharpening them and widening their scope of application. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in B.E. (Electronics and Communication) and M. Tech. in (Reliability Engineering, IIT, Kharagpur).