A new board of directors of Boco IP has been elected to oversee the management of the company.
The new chairperson, Jonna Sahlin, is European Patent Attorney and partner. Day to day, Jonna consults customers on matters relating to intellectual property rights and IP strategy, especially in the fields of chemistry, medicine and diagnostics. Jonna is also a Registered Patent Attorney in Finland and handles the patenting of inventions both in Finland and internationally, as well as conducting freedom-to-operate analyses and providing opinions on the interpretation of patents. She has been employed at Boco IP since 1998. Read more about Jonna here: https://www.bocoip.com/en/person/jonna-sahlin/
Patrick Hjelt is Boco IP’s IT manager and is responsible for the IT and security operations of the company. He has been employed at Boco IP since 1997. Read more about Patrick here: https://www.bocoip.com/en/person/patrick-hjelt/
Elina Heikkilä is an IP lawyer who acts as an EU Trademark Attorney and EU Designs Attorney, handling trademark, design right and domain name matters. She is also experienced with pre-mapping and contract matters related to intellectual property rights and in trademark processes in different countries and protection systems. In addition, she is responsible for the international activities of the company. She has been employed at Boco IP since 2011. Read more about Elina here: https://www.bocoip.com/en/person/elina-heikkila/
Tomi Salter is a European Patent Attorney and Registered Patent Attorney in Finland, specialising in mechanical inventions. In addition, his work includes preparing utility model applications, handling invalidation proceedings of utility model registrations, and conducting novelty and database searches. Tomi has been employed at Boco since 2015. read more about Tomi here: https://www.bocoip.com/en/person/tomi-salter/
Thomas Carlsson is a Registered Patent Attorney in Finland and handles patenting of inventions in the fields of micro- and nanotechnology, semiconductor technology, measurement technology and renewable energy. Thomas has been employed at Boco IP since 2016. He previously worked as an examiner at the Finnish Patent and Registration Office. Read more about Thomas here: https://www.bocoip.com/en/person/thomas-carlsson/