Jonas is a European Patent Attorney who has been involved with IP issues since 2006 and joined Zacco in 2008. Today Jonas works as a patent attorney with a wide variety of tasks ranging from application drafting and prosecution to strategy counselling. He is specialized within the technical fields of mechanical engineering, vehicles, and transmission systems.
Jonas graduated as a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 2005 from Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg. During his studies he specialized in product development and technical communication. After finishing his thesis in 2004, Jonas joined the trainee program at ZF Friedrichshafen AG in Germany, and thereafter worked in the company's patent department until 2008. While in Germany Jonas acquired excellent German language skills and assimilated an extensive knowledge of the automotive industry. He also participated in the two-year course in basic European patent law given in Zürich by the Centre for International Industrial Property Studies (CEIPI).
Jonas is a member of Chalmers Industriteknik (CIT) Industrial Advisors, a network of experienced business leaders that assists organizations and individuals in business development by matching them with research competences from Chalmers University.
Jonas is also a member of Västsvenska Immaterialrättsklubben (VIRK) [West Swedish Intellectual Property Rights Club], the Association of IP Professionals in Swedish Industry (SIPF), and of the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (EPI).