The IP Federation elects new President, Bobby Mukherjee

13 July 2012
The IP Federation is pleased to announce that Dr Bobby Mukherjee has been elected as the new President of the Federation, effective 13 July 2012.
Dr Bobby Mukherjee is a qualified UK and European Patent Attorney with over 16 years’ experience of IP work gained in private practice and at BAE Systems plc. He is currently the Chief Counsel – IP & Tech­nology Law, BAE Systems. He has represented his current employer on the Patents Com­mittee and Council of the IP Federation for some of those years.
Bobby’s career has mostly been spent in the physics field, obtaining and de­fending patent protection for new pro­ducts, processes and services globally. He gained a first de­­gree in Natural Sciences (specialising in Physics) from Cam­bridge University in 1990, and then a Doctor­ate De­gree (D.Phil.) on High Temperature Super­con­duct­ors from Oxford Uni­ver­sity in 1995. He has pub­lished various research papers in Scientific Journals during that time, and during his work experience at the National Physical Laboratory.
In his spare time, Bobby enjoys spending time with friends and family, travel­ling, playing the bongos and piano, and closely following cricket.