Our Team

We have an experienced and dedicated team of postgraduates and PhDs in various domains/verticals from leading institutions of the world. The firm management along with the core team has a very sound background and experience with leading IP law-firms & corporates’. We have a bi-lingual search technician team for search request requiring different language input like - Chinese, Japanese, Korean, German, other than English.

  • Raman Aggarwal (CEO & Founder)

    He is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing long-term strategies, and for all interactions with clients, employees, investors and other stakeholders. Being Chartered Accountant & a fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1988, his ability to understand the business environment coupled with his sound financial and accounting background has enabled his firm "Aggarwal Raman & Associates" to specialize in Legal & Accounting, Advisory, Dispute Management, Bankruptcy, insolvency and corporate restructuring, litigation & liability matters.

    Recognizing his contribution in Business, Financial and Legal world, he has been appointed advisor/Expert to Punjab Vigilance Bureau & Punjab Police Department for Advice, Expertise and assistance in investigation/Enquiry of Economics/White Collars offenses. He has also been appointed as Special Auditor by Department of Income Tax, He, has been lately nominated as a member of Zonal Advisory Committee of Service Tax of N-W Region office of the Chief Commissioner. Mr. Aggarwal has also been with the “Office of Official Liquidator” attached with the High Court of Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh. He has a strong drive for excellence and sustainable growth as a result he is presently a member of different national and international organizations like International Fiscal Association, Netherlands, NASSCOM, CII and PHD Chamber of commerce etc. as Chief Executive Officer.

    Since piloting leadership of AEREN Group in 2006, Mr. Aggarwal has continuously explored and developed innovative and unique programs for the company. He helps in decision making and policy making, setting the tone for the company’s values, ethics and culture. He personifies Aeren’s commitment to delivering the highest quality services to its clients around the world. He is an enthusiastic, decisive; extra-miler who believes that excellence has no finish line. Few Fortune 500 companies took guidance on pragmatic risk management strategies, compliance policies, crisis management and litigation exposure assessment. He has an approach that fusions deep legal knowledge, positive approach and creativity with extensive business experience to deliver guidance on various view-points and help Aeren-IP excel.

  • Anju (Co-Founder - Quality & Transitions)

    Anju is a professional qualified Architect and is founder of Aeren Group with her husband Mr. Raman Aggarwal. Anju is one of the captains of the ship and as a 'hands on entrepreneur dabbles in pretty much everything from business strategy to management to support. She is a strategy and creative leader with over 20 years of experience in managing and driving high impact business initiatives.She draws upon her extensive experience, sharp insight and resources to help business reach its full potential. She understands challenges and knows what it takes to drive sustainable growth.

    She thinks out-of-the-box that turn value-killer risks into value-creating opportunities. An entrepreneur at heart with a strong desire and passion for building a world-class and successful organization, where employees love what they do. She works collaboratively with them to focus solutions on the real issues affecting businesses and deliver long-term, tangible value.

  • Arti (Global Business Operations & Strategy)

    Arti is a management degree holder from one of the India's most prestigious business school IIM Calcutta with vast human resource and strategic management experience from various indigenous organizations over the last ten years. Arti has been part of Aeren LPO from day one.
    As an experienced system based thinking consultant, she possesses a high sense for people and dynamics, with the proven ability to work successfully and facilitate in complex environments. Her primary assignment is to develop strategies for the general operations of the organization as well as develop corporate relationship and establishing business channels internationally. She has participated and managed large numbers of international projects and clients.
    She is an expert in developing a cordial relationship between the clients and organization. With her exceptional client service and relationship management, she offers quality business support providing adequate information to clients and develop network beyond borders.

  • Simpy Gupta (Global Business Unit Head- Legal Services)

    Simpy Gupta received her Law degree from one of the prestigious law schools in India 1994 and did her Company Secretary from The Institute of Company Secretary of India. Simpy has been an instrumental in setting up Aeren LPO in 20016. She is an experienced corporate Legal advisor and corporate secretarial work. Simply is an active lawyer of the organization having experience of more than 20 years. Simpy is a qualified member of the Bar Association and has extensive experience in handling international clients. Being a Chief Corporate counsel, Simpy, devotes a substantial portion of her practice to Dispute Management, Contracts Managements, Regulatory and Legal Compliances, Corporate law, Merger and Acquisition, Intellectual Property, Arbitration Law, International Law, Company Law, Contract Law, Banking & Financial Law, Real Estate Law, Retail & Marketing, and Bankruptcy matters. With her passion for service delivery and value generation, she has emerged with a competitive edge in legal Field. She specializes in legal resolution with the overall objective of generating an acceptable outcome for her clients in a time-efficient and costeffective way.

  • S Kumar (Global Business Unit Head- IP Services)

    Masters in Computer Science from one of India’s Top IIT in 2003, his speciality is in building world-class engineering teams for our business operations. He juxtaposes his interest in technology & science with focused passion for helping people by finding the answers they need to make effective business decisions with Intellectual Property.

    He is also responsible for developing and evangelizing research solution suites. He is closely integrated with the sales team and manages strategic client needs.

    Specializes in patent prosecution, prior-art searching, patent litigation support, patent landscape analysis, invalidity study, patent application drafting and illustration, patent valuation, technology transfer, freedom to operate, patent mining, patent portfolio management.

  • Unni Krishnan (Global Business Unit Head- Financial Services & Valuation)

    Unni has 20 years of experience in handling team of valuation experts include economists, PhDs, Chartered Financial Analyst charter-holders, certified licensing professionals, and certified public accountants. His professionals have significant experience in valuing trademarks, trade names, and many other intangible assets.

    We have valued intellectual property in a wide range of industries, including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, electronics, the Internet, software, telecommunications, airlines, retail, automotive, and consumer products.

  • David John (Vice President - Sales & Client Engagement)

    David is responsible for overall sales activities and initiatives of Aeren-IP. He is a seasoned &recognized sales professional with a hands-on approach to diagnosing client's needs & building relationships with our worldwide clientele.

    His responsibility include requirement collection & communication between delivery teams and clients located across diverse geographical locations.

    His sales philosophies have built framework of closer engagement of business with our clients.

  • NeelamThaman (Sr. Patent Counsel)

    She is an active lawyer of the organization having experience of more than eight years. Neelam is a qualified member of the Bar Association with extensive experience in handling international clients.

    As a senior counsel, Neelam, practice includes Patent searching with guidance on analysis & patent drafting. With her passion for service delivery & value generation, she has emerged with a competitive edge in legal Field. Neelam specializes in legal resolution with the overall objective of generating an acceptable outcome for her clients in a time-efficient and cost-effective way.

  • Shiv Bhatnagar (Manager-ENC)

    Masters in electronics and communication with more than 5 years of experience in the field of research and intellectual property, his role include Managing a team of ENC, guiding & training for cross-functional & multi-language search).

    Expertise include, but not limited to: Chip fabrication, sensor data acquisition, neural network, fuzzy logic, genetic algorithms, microprocessors, L5 protocols, biomedical signal processing, power systems, VLSI, PCB design, telecommunication, ADA, SATCOM, 3G, GSM, CDMA, messaging systems, control systems, embedded systems, neuron signal processing, digital electronic, microcontrollers, WIFI/WIMAX, femtocells, radio protocols.

  • Satyendra Kumar (Manager-CSN)

    Masters in computer science with more than 7 years of experience in the field of research and intellectual property, he has earlier worked on R&D in telecommunication domain.

    He manages a team of CSN’s & his areas of expertise include cloud networks, messaging protocols, 3G, 4G, image processing, algorithms, networking protocols, shell programming, databases, wimax, gaming, web services, algorithms, optimization, business methods, web technologies, cloud computing, SDLC, networking protocols, shell programming, databases (Oracle, PL/SQL), wimax, embedded and real-time platforms, C/C++, Java, business methods, cloud computing, operating systems, security and authentication, compiler optimization, business methods, open source systems, networking protocols, shell scripting, databases, operating systems, .NET framework, banking/payments, algorithms, OOPs, computer architecture & microprocessors.

  • Arun Kumar (Manager-BMDNC)

    Masters in Chemistry with more than 7 years of experience in the field of research and intellectual property,he has a rich experience in training & managing team of BMDNC & conducting quality searching using numerous free and paid patent databases like USPTO, EPO, Derwent, Micropat, Patbase, Delphion etc. and literature search tools like Scifinder, ISI Web of Science.

    His knowledge & experience includes;
    - Physicochemical instrumental techniques
    - Molecule research and evidence review
    - Conductingheath care, market research & analytics projects
    - Medical instrumentals
  • ParminderKaur (Manager – Designing & Software)

    Masters in design engineering with around 10 years of experience in the field of Illustration and AutoCAD.,she manages a team designing & software team, having a rich experience in preparing quality AutoCAD drawings from informal drawings, photographs and hand sketches. She is well versed in mechanical drawings, electrical drawings, electronic schematics, charts and flow diagrams. Drawings are prepared in strict compliance with USPTO, EPO and other patent office guidelines.