ipan group appoints Fernando Strubing Gomes Regional Director DACH
Munich, Germany 23rd October 2018 – ipan group, one of the leading providers of IP management services and software announced today that it has expanded its team in Europe with the appointment of Fernando Strubing Gomes. Based in Munich, Fernando joins ipan group sales organisation as Regional Director DACH (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), responsible for ipan group’s strategy, client management and sales activities in the region.
Fernando has a law degree from the Universidade de Lisboa and experience in the legal and sales profession with leading companies in Germany and Portugal. Most recently he was Managing Director of a long-established IP law firm in Portugal.
Fernando commits “I am a big fan of innovation and best practices. So, when offered the possibility to start at ipan group, taking over the coordination of the DACH region, I could not resist the challenge. The strong connection with German culture and intellectual property motivates me to try to consolidate ipan’s presence in the region and to further allow our clients and partners to profit from our extensive range of integrated products and services.”
Jens Lütcke, CEO of ipan, said: “We are proud to welcome Fernando to ipan as our new Regional Director DACH. His strong IP experience and knowledge of the German market will help to successfully push the growth and strategic development of our group.”
About ipan group
ipan group (Intellectual Property Associates Network), is a leading provider of IP management services and software, supporting the largest IP owners around the globe. Founded in 2004, ipan is a strategic alliance of renowned IP experts committed to providing clients a level of quality, transparency and cost savings not available through any other source in the IP market. In 2016, ipan became ipan group with the acquisition of IPMS provider Unycom, followed by IPSS in early 2017. In late 2017, ipan group announced it had acquired a significant minority stake in US-based IPfolio, the provider of next-generation IP management software.
Headquartered in Munich, Germany, with offices in Austria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, Serbia, UK and the United States, the company’s disruptive approach to optimizing process and cost has made it the solution of choice for the largest IP owners and one of the world’s fastest growing IP service and software companies.
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