The Early Years
Gladys Mirandah is born in Singapore, Patrick Mirandah in Malaysia – the beginning of an ASEAN partnership!
Gladys starts out as a lawyer, Patrick starts out as an engineer.
Patrick and Gladys become the proud parents of Denise and Ian!
The Dawn of Our Company
Gladys begins her legal career at Rodyk & Davidson, specialising early in the IP field.
Gladys co-founds boutique IP firm Ella Cheong & G. Mirandah (ECGM) in Singapore.
Patrick is registered as a patent attorney in Malaysia and establishes Patrick Mirandah Co. (PMC).
Patrick and Gladys embark on client visits throughout Europe, with young future lawyers Denise and Ian in tow. "We believe in starting them young!"
Taking on Asia’s Most Challenging IP Markets
Gladys is admitted to the Bar in Brunei.
(Gladys with the late Chief Justice Denys Roberts.)
Select Committee in Singapore to discuss
Singapore’s new Patent Regime.
roadshow to Japan, Australia, New York,
Munich and Beijing to promote
Singapore’s new Patent Act.
Gladys is admitted as a Solicitor in the UK.
Patrick and Gladys set up their affiliate office in India.
Gladys is awarded a trophy by Amity Law
School, New Delhi, in recognition of her
contribution to IP education in India.
Patrick enrols in the inaugural Graduate
Certificate in Intellectual Property
Law programme in Singapore and becomes registered as a Patent Attorney in Singapore.
PMC moves to Sentral, Kuala Lumpur.
A Time of Rapid Growth
Then Vietnam ...
Then Thailand ...
Then the Philippines.
with roadshows across major cities in
Japan – Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka.
PMC’s Singapore office moves out of
Peninsula Plaza, its home for 25 years –
just across the road to the Adelphi.
PMC rebrands as mirandah asia
to the next generation and rebranding PMC as mirandah asia.
Ian Mirandah Revealed
Ian Mirandah completes National Service in Singapore.
Ian graduates from Imperial College London with a B.Sc. in Biochemistry.
Ian obtains his Graduate Certificate in Intellectual Property (GCIP) in Singapore.
Ian joins the Patent Department of PMC Malaysia, and promotes the mirandah asia name at international conferences with Denise.
Ian qualifies as a Registered Patent, Trademark and Design agent in Malaysia.
Ian graduates from University of London with a Bachelor of Laws (LLB).