European Patent Attorney, IP Management
Urban is an IP management consultant at Bergenstråhle & Partners Linköping. He is a European Patent Attorney and an Authorized Swedish Patent Attorney and has been active in the field of Intellectual property since 1994, both in industry and private practice. Urban works with most aspects of intellectual property. He handles matters such as patent drafting and prosecution, mainly in the mechanical and IT domains, with a special interest in automotive engineering. He advises on protection and capitalization of intellectual property. Urban has a keen interest in IP strategies including development of IP inclusive business strategies for facilitating commercial success.
Urban also acts as a lecturer in IP related matters. He has an MSc in Mechanical Engineering and a college degree in Electronics & Telecommunication, as well as management training and experience. Prior joining Bergenstråhle & Partners, he has worked both in private practice at other IP consultancy firms, as well as in the industry sector at Nokia, where he headed the Patent Department for the Multimedia Terminals unit, later to be Home Communications unit.