ir. Patrick Theunis



  • Civil engineer chemistry, University of Leuven, Belgium 

  • Intellectual Property law, University of Strasbourg, France

  • Master of Business Administration, University of Antwerp, Belgium



  • Belgian and European Patent Attorney

  • Benelux & European Trademark Attorney

  • Member of various professional organisations, a.o. the Belgian High Council of Intellectual Property & AIPPI


Professional career

  • Up to 2003, manager Intellectual Property Agfa-Gevaert

  • 2004 à 2010 Vice-President Intellectual Property Agfa Healthcare

  • Tasks: drafting & prosecuting patent applications up to grant, handling oppositions, advising management on infringement on patents, trade marks and domainnames, performing due diligences, overall management of a global IP portfolio, negotiating (cross-) license arrangements.

  • Representation in patent cases in courts in USA, Germany and Belgium

  • Negotiating  (cross-) licenses with Japanese and Chinese entities

  • As from 2011: consultancy to clients re patents & trademarks, Patrick’s Patents

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