Freshworks Inc. is the parent company behind the suite of products which includes Freshdesk, Freshservice, Freshsales, Freshcaller, Freshteam, Freshchat, and Freshmarketer. The company’s suite of products is designed to work tightly together to increase collaboration and help teams better connect and communicate with their customers and co-workers. Founded in October 2010, Freshworks Inc. is backed by Accel, Tiger Global Management, CapitalG, and Sequoia Capital India. Freshworks has its HQ in San Bruno, California and global offices in India, UK, Australia, Germany and France. The company's cloud-based suite of SaaS products is widely used by over 100,000 customers around the world.
About the role:
You will be playing an important role in executing the IP strategy of Freshworks. Your role will mainly involve drafting patent claims, handling trademark filing around the globe, reviewing and finalising license agreements, advising on open source licenses and doing research on IP issues relevant to the SaaS industry. You will also be working on other matters that are handled by the legal team, including general corporate commercial advisory, reviewing and negotiating commercial agreements and assisting in transactions. The role will be based in Chennai, India.