Petter Westnes
Managing Director / IP Strategist

Petter is our CEO. He is an experienced IP strategist.

Petter has worked with IP related issues in the corporate world for more than 15 years. He was responsible for IP Strategy and Management in Laerdal Medical AS for 11 years - an international health-related company with operations all over the world.

Petter has extensive experience with IP enforcement. He has developed strategies to fight infringement and copy cats in a range of jurisdictions and has coordinated legal actions in countries like US, China, Germany, UK, Italy, Spain and Sweden to mention a few.

Petter is an experienced IP strategist. He thinks outside the box and is always looking for solutions that brings true value to our customers.

Career:

Director IP/QA/RA, Laerdal Medical AS
2008 - 2020
Prosjektleder kommersialisering, IRIS Forskningsinvest AS
2007 - 2008
Forsker - innovasjon og samfunn, IRIS
2004 - 2008
Konsulent, Aetat
2003 - 2004
Forsker, Universitetet i Stavanger
2002 - 2003