Synch’s David Leffler is the new Secretary to the Swedish chapter of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)

David Leffler was in January appointed the role as Secretary in AIPPI Sweden. AIPPI is the world’s leading International Organization dedicated to the development and improvement of laws for the protection of intellectual property. It is a politically neutral, non-profit organization, based in Switzerland with over 9000 Members representing more than 100 countries.

“ We are very happy that David accepted the role as Secretary of AIPPI Sweden. From his international experience, David has a unique expertise and network that will be of great benefit for AIPPI and AIPPI Sweden, says Sanna Wolk, President of AIPPI Sweden.”

AIPPI Sweden in its current form was created on September 5, 2016. Due to digitalization and globalization AIPPI Sweden sees it as crucial to further strengthen and stress the importance of Intellectual property rights in Sweden and to harmonize global initiatives and legislations. Sanna Wolk of Uppsala University is the President of AIPPI Sweden and many of Sweden’s most prominent people within the field of intellectual property are present on the

Before joining Synch, David worked for almost five years at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO). David has also served as Legal Advisor at the Swedish Patent and Registration Office. Through David’s appointment as Secretary, he will be co-opted to the Board of AIPPI

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