Vinayanand is one of the founding members and is in charge of overall project execution and operations at Epiphany. Vinay is registered patent agent with the Indian Patent Office (IPO) and has been providing IP services to various clients ranging from fortune 500 clients to law firms to individual inventors for almost a decade.
Vinay has extensive experience in patent drafting, filing and prosecution for US, EU and Indian clients. In addition to assisting clients in patent procurement for over hundreds of cases, Vinay has also aided US law firms on electronic discovery (E-discovery) and trademark related matters. His technical areas of experience include semiconductor/ integrated circuits technology, digital electronics and analog/digital design among other technology areas. Some of the clients he has closely worked with on patent related cases include Intel, Texas Instruments, Freescale Semiconductors and Motorola.
Previously, Vinay has worked with Lexadigm Solutions as a project lead and with Evalueserve as a senior research associate. Vinay has also briefly worked with the system integration division of HCL Infosystems.
Vinay has background in Electronics and Communication Engineering and has done advanced course in VLSI Design from Center for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC), Pune. He is also pursuing bachelor of Law (LLB) with Karnataka University, India. He constantly keeps himself updated with new technologies in the semiconductor and wireless domain, and has a deep interest in topics related to history and philosophy.