Neeraj Kathuria is the Director of Indxces Consulting, a technology and innovation management research and consulting company based in Hyderabad, India. The company works with Indian and International organizations of various sizes supporting them in their technology and innovation management activities. Before starting Indxces, Neeraj worked at IKP Knowledge Park, Hyderabad and worked with all the stakeholders of the innovation ecosystem in India including Government, Industry, Start-ups and academia. Neeraj contributed to the organization and innovation ecosystem in the area of IP, Technology Management and promoting Entrepreneurship. Before joining IKP, Neeraj was heading a 10 member team in Evalueserve, India that worked on Technology and Patent management related projects. Neeraj worked with multiple Business Units (IP, R&D, Open Innovation, Strategy, Business Development) of leading technology companies in US, Europe, Japan and Australia. Neeraj has co-authored a paper in les Nouvelles stressing on why companies should always proactively look for innovations and suggested how continually looking at outside world for solutions can build up the innovation pipeline. Neeraj is Masters in Bioengineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur. He has published two international papers in highly reputed journals.