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Mahendra Jain

Head, Wadhwani Invent India

Mahendra heads the Foundation’s Invent initiative.

  • Extensive experience in creating and leading R&D and commercialization programs, grants and contracts management, development of IPR, technology transfer and economic development programs like SBIR/STTR in the U.S
  • Instrumental in designing, establishing and leading the Kentucky Science and Engineering Foundation where he developed the Kentucky SBIR program from scratch
  • Has one Canadian and twelve U.S patents to his credit along with numerous research papers, articles and book chapters
  • Has received several awards for his contribution to the SBIR space including the ‘Tibbetts Award’, ‘Small Business Advocacy Lifetime Achievement Award’ and ‘SBIR Person of the Year Award’
  • Ph.D in Microbiology