Lead - Corporate IP Governance
Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
Ganapathy Narayanan is currently the Lead - Corporate IP Governance at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (TCS). Prior to this, he was the Head of the Corporate IPR Group at TCS, supporting the IP initiatives in the company.
Ganapathy has been with TCS for over 18 years in different leadership roles. Prior to his current role, he was managing the operations of the IP and Engineering group, implementing the IP policy and operating principles. Earlier, he was managing the Open Source Software Initiative in TCS, and institutionalized the Open Source Software License compliance process across TCS [2009-2012]. He was also driving the media technologies initiative in TCS.
In a career spanning over 30 years, Ganapathy has worked with various multinational and Tata Group companies in the development and management of a wide spectrum of technologies, including embedded systems, defence, industrial control, and media technologies.
Ganapathy holds a Graduate degree in Electrical Engineering, with specialization in Computer and Control Engineering.