Naseema is an experienced Patency law attorney with unique skills and experienced in the innovation sector. She is currently the Intellectual Property & Contracts Officer at University of the Western Cape. Previously, she was a Candidate Technology Commercialisation Manager at Technology Innovation Agency as well as at Venture Capital firms, Knife Capital and Invenfin.
In addition she was the Intellectual Property Research Assistant at the South African Medical Research Council - Innovation Centre. She hold a BSc ( Hons) from UWC and LLB from UNISA.