Kiran Malancharuvil

Former Policy Counselor for MarkMonitor

During her stint at MarkMonitor, Kiran oversaw the legal, legislative, political and regulatory environment around brand ownership, representing the interests of MarkMonitor clients at ICANN through the Intellectual Property Constituency; at INTA as a member of the Internet Committee and at IACC as a member of the Internet Task Force. Kiran has taken a leading role defending brand and consumer interests on policy and advocacy issues related to the new gTLD program; Registrar accountability; accessibility of website ownership data and consumer fraud. She is a trademark attorney with experience in international and domestic trademark prosecution, litigation, anti-counterfeiting efforts and brand protection counseling.