Daniele Giovanni Petraz
Co-managing Partner at GLP Intellectual Property Office
Daniele Giovanni Petraz joined GLP in 1997 after working as a patent engineer in one of Vienna’s main IP firms. In 1999 he took charge of the opening of the GLP office in Milan and has since then played an important role in the development of the firm. He graduated in industrial engineering from the University Politecnico of Milan.
Mr Petraz provides strategic consultancy on IP matters related to the development of new products and on prosecution strategies. Clients appreciate Mr Petraz’s international outlook and the combination of business skills and IP knowledge, which translate into high competence and effectiveness.
As head of the firm’s international department, he regularly attends conferences and seminars all over the world. He also has strong skills in analysis and evaluation of intangible IP assets.
Mr Petraz became a partner in 2004 and is in charge of the financial management of the firm.
Mr Petraz acts as director of various companies in Italy and abroad. He is the author of numerous publications related to intellectual property and is a lecturer on IP-related topics.
He is a member of the board and technical committee of the Italian-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, as well as a member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, INTA and AIDB – the Italian Association on Patent Documentation and Analysis.