About IP Wrench

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IP Wrench is a one-stop advisory service in protecting your Intellectual Property from ideation to market. Our unique value proposition is not just advising you to protect IP but guide you through unlocking your potential for innovation, effective IP commercialization and wealth creation at an affordable cost. 

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Our Core-Competencies

  • Qualified from World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Intellectual Property Management
  • Fast determination of patentability of your invention saving your valuable time
  • Wide spectrum of experience in comprehending inventions, prior art search, patenting process, claim drafting, patent filing including applying under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), negotiation with investors, technology licensing, Non-Disclosure Agreements & Licensing agreements.
  • More than 20 years’ experience in the science, technology and Innovation ecosystem
  • Mentoring inventors to become technopreneurs
  • Due diligence & preventing you from potential infringements

Founder CEO OF IP WRENCH

J. G. Shantha Siri is the founder CEO of ‘IP Wrench’ which was established in 2020. He obtained his BSc Degree with Second Class (upper) Honours from the University of Colombo in 2000 and MSc (Management & Information Technology) from University of Kelaniya in 2009. He currently persuades his doctoral studies in the field of nanotechnology at the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. He has over 20 years of experience in the science, technology and Innovation sector where he possesses hands on experience in research administration, technology development, R&D commercialization, technology transfer, private-public partnerships, Intellectual Property protection and commercial exploitation.

Founder CEO OF IP WRENCH

J. G. Shantha Siri is the founder CEO of ‘IP Wrench’ which was established in 2020. He obtained his BSc Degree with Second Class (upper) Honours from the University of Colombo in 2000 and MSc (Management & Information Technology) from University of Kelaniya in 2009. He currently persuades his doctoral studies in the field of nanotechnology at the Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. He has over 20 years of experience in the science, technology and Innovation sector where he possesses hands on experience in research administration, technology development, R&D commercialization, technology transfer, private-public partnerships, Intellectual Property protection and commercial exploitation.

Lead Consultant is a Well Experienced Person
in IP Sector

 He has undergone local as well as abroad training in R&D commercialization, technopreneurship, Intellectual Property Management, Technology Foresight, assessing patentability of inventions, patent drafting, patent information & prior art search, technology liaison and licensing, IP valuation, preparing technology licensing agreements and non-disclosure agreements. He has been able to successfully complete the ‘Advanced Course on Intellectual Property Management’ conducted by the World Intellectual Property organization in 2014 which mirrors his expertise in the field of Intellectual Property. He has continued to guide research community as well as grass-root inventors to ascertain patentability of their inventions, drafting their patent applications and even applying under PCT. He was a member of the Advisory Committee on Electronic Sector of the Export Development Board of Sri Lanka. He was also a member of the National Mirror Committee to ISO Standards on Nanotechnology of the Sri Lanka Standards Institution. He has served in the Panel of Judges on National Export Awards of the National Chamber of Exporters where he has contributed assessing substantiality of R&D and innovation of export industry.