Bachelor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Aaina holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical and Electronic majoring in Power Engineering from University of East London. Aaina began her career as a Quality Assurance Engineer at PNE Electric Sdn Bhd where she was responsible for monitoring an efficient system, recording all project activities, and analysing all processes to ensure all work according to quality requirements. She was in charge of products for Asian and European market.

In 2015, she joined IPVOLUSI as a Patent Associate. She was mainly responsible for drafting patent specifications and patent searching. She attended numerous training and seminars relating to patent drafting, IP law and IP commercialisation. Among the training and seminars that she attended are the South East Asian Patent Drafting (SEAD) Training course organised by International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI); JPAA IP Practitioners Seminar organised by the Japan Patent Attorneys Associations (JPAA); and Japanese IP Law Seminar organised by Japan Institute for Promoting Invention and Innovation (JIPII).

With an aim to further expand her knowledge and exposure in IP, she joined an IP legal firm in 2019. There, she was responsible in all communications with MyIPO, prosecution of trademarks, patents and industrial designs for local applications as well as foreign applications.

In 2020, she re-joined IPVOLUSI as a Senior Patent Associate to further embark on her career in IP.