Eugenio Pérez is a partner at Uhthoff in Mexico, where he leads the patent technical department. His main areas of expertise are mechanics, electronics, industrial designs, telecommunications and information technology. He oversees all matters related to technical advice for national and multinational companies regarding the protection of their patent portfolio in Mexico and abroad.
Mr Pérez is an active member in several industry associations, including the Mexican Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, as past chair of the Patent Committee (2008-2014) and current commissioner of the Educational Committee. He is also a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, participating as a regular speaker on patent matters in Mexico and abroad and deeply involved in the Latin America Committee, as co-chair (2016-2019) and previously responsible for the Mexican and the Central American regions (2011-2015).
Mr Pérez holds an engineering degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education and an industrial and intellectual property law diploma from the Pan-American University.