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The Venture Center team offers a variety of advisory / consulting services for technology entrepreneurs and enterprises.

VC Internal Team of Advisors

Priti Rathi

Manager- Finance & Compliance, Venture Center

  • Experience in Finalization of Accounts, Audits ,Preparation of Annual Budgets, Statutory Compliances , Policy Framing and Preparation of Business Plans
  • Chartered Accountant, ICAI M.Com, University of Pune

Dr.Manisha Premnath
General Manager-Venture Center
  • Biotechnology, Microbiology, Molecular & cell biology, Biotech commercialization, Planning and setting up tech dev programs and labs, Program management
  • PhD (Bio-technology), University of Pune; Post doc - Univ of Cambridge

VC Affiliates

Name Background & Skills
V Premnath
  • Tech commercialization, company start-up, IP planning, tech roadmapping/ landscaping/ assessment, market research, business planning.
  • Head, NCL Innovations; Head, Intellectual Property Group; Scientist, Polymer Science & Engineering Division, NCL.
  • PhD (MIT), B. Tech (IIT-B) (Chemical engineering, Polymers, Biomedical materials); Chevening Technology Enterprise Fellow (Cambridge/ London Business School)
Magesh Nandagopal
  • New product development in chemical/material sciences, Assessment, Valuation, portfolio management & marketing
  • Scientist, NCL Innovations
  • PhD (Polymer Science) & MBA (Finance & Operations), University of Connecticut
Vinita Panchanadikar
  • Biotechnology R&D, technology development, project management, lab development
  • Scientist, NCL Innovations; Previously, Project Leader for Biotech projects at NCL and RRL-Bhubaneshwar.
  • PhD (Microbiology); PGDIPR (NALSAR)
A D Kulkarni
  • Intellectual property, Patents, Law/contracts/ agreements
  • Legal Counsel and Mentor, IP Group, NCL; Previously, IPR Coordinator, NCL.
  • Lawyer and Patent Agent. Basic training in Chemistry.
Nitin Shukla Tewari
  • Patent drafting & prosecution, IP portfolio planning, management and value addition
  • Scientist, IP Group / NCL Innovations
  • PhD (Biomed Research), WoS-C fellow of DST, Patent Agent
  • Events

(5 July-10 July 2021) 6 Days Certificate Course on Intellectual Property for Chemists and Biologists New

(22-23 June 2021) Online Immersion Program: For managers of new incubation centers New

(10 June 2021) Roadshow on Innovation and Entrepreneurship- key drivers of Bioeconomy (Celebrating "Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav" - विज्ञान से विकास-प्रौद्योगिकी से प्रगति under the theme सशक्त भारत) New

(9 June 2021) Talk on Technique of Intellectual Property Search & Analysis - Insights and Strategy in collaboration with GSBTM, Savli TBI New

(7-9 June 2021) e-Venture Base Camp on ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices Quality Management –Introduction &Internal Auditors Training Course New

(3-4 June 2021) Online City Camp on Essentials of Scientific Entrepreneurship In collaboration with E-cell KITCoEK & IIC KITCoEK in association with Department of Biotechnology Engineering, Kolhapur New

(31 may 2021) Talk on Protection of Plant Varieties & commercial insights New

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  • In the news

(15 Aug 2020, Financial Express) Pune gets facility for biopharma analysis

(15 Aug 2020, Sakal Times) Center for Biopharma Analysis Inaugurated at Venture Center

(15 Aug 2020, Deccan Herald) Centre for Biopharma Analysis now operational in Pune

(13 Aug 2020, Times of India) Pune Knowledge Cluster

(13 Aug 2020, Hindustan Times) Pune Knowledge Cluster

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  • Announcements

(22 Jul 2021) Call open : BIRAC SEED Fund and LEAP Fund @ Venture Center New

(25 May 2021) Venture Center is a Certified Public Charity in Equivalency Determination done by NGO Source New

(27 Aug 2020) Current & recent openings New