We are happy to announce that Hampus Rystedt has joined Zacco in Stockholm as European Patent Attorney.
Hampus’ patent practice extends over a range of technologies in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and chemistry, including molecular diagnostics, research tools, small molecule drugs, biologicals, and new medical use of known agents.
Hampus has extensive experience of IP strategy work at management and board level for companies ranging from one-inventor start-ups to multinational companies, in addition to drafting and prosecuting patent applications, oppositions and appeals. A key area of expertise is in Supplementary Protection Certificates for approved medicinal products.
Hampus started his career at the Swedish Patent Office in 1997 and held the position as Director of Organic Chemistry and Biotechnology from 2000-2003. From 2003-2015 he was a patent attorney with IP law firm Brann AB. He is also appointed to serve as technical member of the Swedish courts hearing patent cases.
Hampus holds a Master of Science in Molecular Biotechnology from Uppsala University as well as a Master of Laws in IP Law and Management from CEIPI at the University of Strasbourg.