Cita Citrawinda,a prominent Intellectual Property Consultant and former chairperson of the Indonesia Intellectual Property Society (1996 - June 2002), started her professional career in 1987 at the Biro Oktroi Roosseno firm. She is the third generation who since 1987 until mid April 2004 managed, organized, expanded, and built up a reputation for Biro Oktroi Roosseno, a family-based firm.


N TODAY'S COMPETITIVE ENVIRONMENT, intellectual property has become an economic commodity that plays an important role in both national and international trade. Intellectual property is now fully recognized as a valuable individual and company asset; therefore, the challenges are different and the issues of intellectual property are more complex. Based on DR. Cita Citrawinda's extensive experience throughout her years in the field of intellectual property as well as her full commitment on the international development of intellectual property to meet the global world challenges, she has established her own firm and is the founder of LAW OFFICE CITA CITRAWINDA NOERHADI & ASSOCIATES.

Cita Citrawinda received a Law degree from University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia in 1985 and received a Master of Intellectual Property degree from Franklin Pierce Law Center, Concord, New Hampshire in 1993, as the first woman in Indonesia who gained a Master of Intellectual Property degree and received her PhD degree cum laude in economic law on the subject of Trade Secret from University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia in 1999. She is a lecturer in the Post Graduate and Doctoral Programs at the University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia, and also a guest lecturer at other universities.She is a frequent speaker at numerous seminar, workshop and conferences addressing intellectual property matters.

Currently she  is one of Advisory Members of Indonesian Association of Intellectual Property Consultant (Asosiasi Konsultan HKI Indonesia/AKHKI); the President of Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriete Industrielle (AIPPI) (period of 2009 – 2014) and Trade Secret Committee for Indonesian Group; Deputy of Academic Development of Indonesian IP Academy (IIPA); Patent Committee for Indonesian Group of Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA); Member of International Trademark Association (INTA); and Member of American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA). She chaired the Indonesian Intellectual Property Society (IIPS) in 1996 – 2000 and 2000 – June 2001 and was one of Advisory Members of the Indonesian Intellectual Property Society (IIPS) for period of 2003 – 2006. She was also the Indonesian Group Country Head of ASEAN Intellectual Property Association (AIPA) period of 2003 – 2009.