Panelist Profile


Sascha Schalkwijk

Secrid, In-house Counsel (NL)


Sascha Schalkwijk is an in-house counsel at Secrid BV based in the Netherlands. A large part of her work involves intellectual property protection and enforcement in many corners of the world.


Prior to joining Secrid, Sascha worked as an Dutch qualified attorney at law in the IP departments at BarentsKrans and at Bird & Bird in the Netherlands, where she worked on a wide range of IP related cases. Moreover, Sascha was based in Australia for over 6 years, working in the field of online brand protection as well as gaining her accreditation as an Australian trademark attorney and as a mediator. She started her career in IP while working at a New York based IP boutique firm for 1,5 years.


Sascha is a member of the AIPPI Standing Committee on Trade Secrets.