Venugopal is a post graduate in commerce and a post graduate in law from Kerala university together with Company Secretaryship(ACS) and also has done a MDP from IIM Ahmedabad in Intellectual Property Rights. He has 25 years of teaching experience and industry experience with proven academic delivery and result.. He has worked with Premier law firms and corporate houses in India (Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore & Chennai) and an arbitrator in Indian Institute of Arbitration & Mediation, Kochi. Also worked as an examiner of Trade Marks under Govt Of India’s Trade Mark Registry office at Mumbai He was also a visiting faculty of various training institutes under Government of India and Government of Kerala including Rajiv Gandhi IPR Institute- Nagpur, National Institute of Fashion Technology-Kannur, MSME Institute Thiruvalla, MSME institute Ettumanoor, DIC Kerala, Police Academy Chennai. Also was a legal drafting team member in various Indian legislations, . He is also a regular speaker in country’s premier law schools and Management institutes. Also a regular speaker in corporate seminars and summits in major metros in India. Also a regular participant in channel news debates on Legal and Management issues. Also attend to all aspects of contentious and non contentious legal matters for prestigious clients likes Apollo group, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd., Nandos Ltd, Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, Pidilite Industries Ltd, Trent Ltd (Westside), Bajaj, Moser Baer , Ceat Limited, Apollo, Reliance, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, SONY Entertainment , Toonz, CavinKare and many others, within and outside India. He has written many books including Business Regulatory Frame Work, IPR handbook, Baudhika Swathavakasham, Product counterfeit etc .