Dr Rijuta Garapaty has a PhD degree in Molecular biology from University of Bremen and is a registered Indian patent agent. Formerly, she worked as a patent analyst with DuPont and provided IP search and analysis support to the Agriculture Biotech business.
Currently, with all the industrial experience, she along with her three partners has co-founded an intellectual property service firm named AvidInvent. At AvidInvent, they support start-ups and other companies with all their intellectual property needs right from the stage of conception on an idea till their product has reached the market.
Dr Rijuta Garapaty has extensive and significant experience in the field of intellectual property particularly in the fields of patent searching and analysis, competitor analysis, sequence search and analysis, patent landscape analysis, patent invalidation, freedom to operate analysis, and in due diligence work. She has worked extensively in the domains of Agricultural biotechnology and Food technology.