Patentopolis is proud to announce its Founder and CEO, Dr. Arnaud Gasnier, has entered the IAM Strategy 300 – The World’s Leading IP Strategists 2017.
This award is the outcome of a series of successful achievements over the recent years. In 2009 Arnaud founded Patentopolis BV a firm providing learning, solutions and consulting in the area of strategic IP management. Patentopolis has developed the methodology DIPS to make and monitor strategic plans for innovation, IP and exploitation. Today the methodology DIPS and its online platform are used by corporates, SMEs, law firms and consultancies.
With 20 years of experience in IP, he has practiced globally in various IP (patents, trademarks) departments and in various leading roles (Patent Attorney, Licensing Associate, Portfolio Manager, Associate General Counsel) for Swatch, Philips, Adidas and Dutch contract research organisation TNO. He is Adjunct Teaching Fellow at University College London. In 2004-2008 he carried out a PhD research project (sponsored by the European Patent Office) on IP management (strategies and tactics, performance measurement, effective in-house interventions). Arnaud is a regular speaker at international conferences and the author of ‘The Patenting Paradox’. He holds a Master of Science in physics, a Master of IP law from a US law school, and an Executive MBA from London Business School. He is also a qualified European Patent Attorney. In 2015 and 2016 Patentopolis and Arnaud won IP Awards for best IP management and Recognized Leader in Intellectual Asset Management, attributed by Acquisition International based on a survey among professionals in the industry.
As practical and creative thinker with a multi-disciplinary mind-set, Arnaud enjoys working across borders in terms of disciplines and cultures, and assisting established firms, SMEs and ventures with fostering value creation and capture with IP for long-term benefits and growth.
Read more about IAM 300 in the press release here