Senior Partner at Zacco
Peter Ekwall joined Zacco in 1999. He is an authorised Swedish and European patent attorney working primarily with patent prosecution, strategy counselling and infringement cases. He was project manager for Albihns’ business development in Sweden in 2009. Until May 2016 he held the position of regional director in Gothenburg, where he now works as IP manager for the region. He maintains his practice as a European patent attorney specialising in infringement cases.
He graduated in 1999 with a MSc in chemical engineering with engineering physics from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, where he specialised in physics and chemical reactions in catalysts.
In 1993 he graduated from the Police Academy in Stockholm with a corresponding knowledge in law. From 1992 to 2000 he worked as a police officer in Stockholm and Gothenburg, completing his studies at Chalmers in parallel with his police work during the latter part of the period.
Mr Ekwall is a member of the board for the Association of Swedish Patent Attorneys, the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys.