N. Ramachander

Deputy Controller of Patents & Designs

Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Government of India (India)

Shri N. Ramchander has rich experience of over 19 years in the Patents field. Shri N. Ramchander is currently the Deputy Controller of Patents & Designs at Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks since 2015. Prior to that he has worked as Assistant Controller of Patents & Designs from 2008 to 2015. He has also worked as an Examiner of Patents & Designs from 1999 to 2008. He holds a degree in M.sc (Org- Chemistry) from Osmania University, Hyderabad.

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