Cornelis Schüller, Group Head of Patents and Assistant Vice-President, Nestec Ltd. (CH)

Cornelis Schüller, Group Head of Patents and Assistant Vice-President, Nestec Ltd. (CH)

Speaker in Panel Session I – General IP – Buon appetito! IP & Food

Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 14.00 to 15.30

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Cornelis Schüller is the Head of Patents and an Assistant Vice-President of Nestlé SA based at their international headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland. He is a patent attorney (Dutch, Swiss and European) with a background in chemical engineering, molecular biology and law.

Before his current position he worked in a Biopharmaceutical  company which developed diagnostic tests and therapeutic vaccines for infectious diseases. He also worked on patents, trademarks and contracts for a food company producing sugar, starch and starch derivatives, olive oil and other basic food products.