Anne-Gro Bildøe Imset
Partner / European Patent Attorney

Anne-Gro has extensive experience related to the intellectual property area, both as an Examiner in the Norwegian Patent Office and as a patent advisor at Protector.

Anne-Gro Bildøe Imset mainly works with matters in the mechanical field. She has drafted numerous patent applications in various technical areas, such as offshore related technique, aquaculture and energy etc.

She has also experience in conducting preliminary novelty searches, freedom to operate analyzes, due diligence, as well as oppositions and conflicts.

Anne-Gro holds a master of science degree in mechanical engineering, and has also passed the European Qualifying Exam (EQE) in 2018.

In addition, she is a Coach for Students in the Candidate Support Project organized by EPO in collaboration with EPI. This involves providing training and support to students who are preparing for the EQE exams.


Partner and European Patent Attorney, Protector IP AS
2018 -
IP advisor, Protector IP AS
2013 - 2018
Advisor, Norwegian Engineering and Technology Organization (NITO)
2008 - 2013
Examiner, Patentstyret
2000 - 2008
Consultant, Siemens Olje og Gass
1999 - 2000
Process Engineer, Kværner Oil and Gas
1999 - 1999


European Qualifying Examination, EQE
- 2018
Project Management, Høyskolen i Gjøvik
- 2013
Business economist, Handelshøyskolen BI
1999 - 2001
Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
1994 - 1999

Memberships and duties:

FONIP - Foreningen for norske IP-rådgivere
FICPI - Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle
EPI - European Patent Institute
TEKNA - Teknisk Naturvitenskaplig forening