Samora & First FZE is a Strategy & IP Consulting Firm in Dubai with associate offices in Zimbabwe & South Africa.
Simba has over 9 years of Intellectual Property Management and strategy experience covering Southern Africa and the Middle East. He advises clients on all aspects of intellectual property protection and management including but not limited to trademark and patent filing strategies, trademark/brand selection, filing and prosecution and IP due diligence for transactional purposes. His experience covers large companies as well as start-ups assisting them to establish IP protection strategies at an earlier stage. Simba has also handled IP consulting projects in Dubai for private sector and semi-government institutions covering IP policy development and training as well as collaboration between industry and institutions of higher learning.
His key professional experience and past appointments include; IP Manager at Scanlen & Holderness Legal Practitioners, IP Consultant at Palladium Strategy & IP Consultants and IP Specialist at SMAS Intellectual Property (MENA) which has presence in fourteen Middle East countries and four in North Africa. Over the years, Simba has advised a clientele base covering Zimbabwe, Southern and Northern Africa and the Middle East.