Vanessa Bélec

Patent Attorney

M.Sc. EE

Master of Laws, LL.M.

+46 70 927 95 52 / +46 59 88 72 26


Vanessa joined Zacco in 2018 and worked within the field of IP since 1998.  Today she works mainly with drafting and prosecution of patent applications, FTO, prior art searches, patent monitoring, IP strategy, due diligence, oppositions, designs and analysis within the field of telecommunications, digital signal processing, software, Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning, Internet of things, physics, electronics and mechanics. Client cases has ranged from telecom systems, printers, sensors, reactors, biogas, semiconductors, medical devices, computer programs and apps.

Before joining Zacco, Vanessa worked between 2002-2018 as a Patent attorney for a few IP consulting firms in both Stockholm and London and during this time she also obtained a LL.M. in IP specialised in software law from Southampton Solent University. Vanessa started her carrier in IP as an Examiner at PRV back in 1998.

Vanessa gained a M.Sc. specialised in Electronics from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm with specialisation in telecommunications and signal treatment.

Areas Of Expertise

Patent Drafting
Patent Prosecution
Freedom to Operate
Prior Art Search
Patent Strategy

Competence Areas
Digital Signal Processing
Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning