We are happy to announce that Anders Hjelmencrantz has joined Zacco in Copenhagen as Partner and European Patent Attorney.
Anders’ patent practice extends over a range of technologies within the area of life science spanning from general/organic and medicinal chemistry, environmental chemistry, green tech/clean tech, functional foods and nutraceuticals (human and animal), nutraceutical and pharmaceutical formulations, cell biology, immunology, cancer research to stem cells.
Besides drafting and prosecuting patent applications, Anders has experience with FTO analyses, patentability analysis, competition overview, prosecution of patent applications and communication with PTOs/foreign agents, filing and prosecuting oppositions and appeals, assisting in licensing negotiations between clients and third parties as well as prosecutions and filings of Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs).
Anders started his career as patent attorney in 2008 at Albihns A/S. Anders has previously worked as a research scientist with several biotech companies in the Copenhagen area and is co-inventor on several international patent applications.
Anders holds a M.Sc degree in Engineering Physics from Chalmers University of Technology (Göteborg, Sweden), as well as a PhD in organic and medicinal chemistry from Lund University (Lund, Sweden)