Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
Intellectual Property Office - Office of the Attorney General and Ministry of Legal Affairs, Trinidad and Tobago


Mr. Nicholas Gayahpersad

Mr. Nicholas Gayahpersad is a Technical Examiner at the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) of the Ministry of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs. Mr. Gayahpersad attained a Bachelors of Science Degree, with Honours, in Geography and the Environment from the University of London.

He has completed multiple advanced courses in Intellectual Property including The basics to Patent Drafting, Patent Information Searching, Copyright and Related Rights, Intellectual Property Management and Intellectual Property and Exports with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

He also attained a diploma in Regional Trade Policy and most recently completed a Virtual Course on Trade and Public Health through the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Mr. Gayahpersad utilizes his experience in teaching in the IPO’s public education initiatives, representing the IPO at schools, universities, businesses, workshops, and at roundtable discussions and conferences both locally and internationally.