Board Member - Expert in Intellectual PropertyFrancis Ahner, M.Sc., Patent Attorney
Francis Ahner is Honorary President of the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI).
He holds a degree in chemical engineering from ENSCS, a Master's degree in Law, Economics and Management from the University of Strasbourg, and a diploma from the Centre d'Etudes Internationales de la Propriété Intellectuelle (CEIPI), where he taught for many years.
In 1972, he joined Cabinet Regimbeau, where he became a partner. It was with this firm that he spent his entire career as an Intellectual Property Attorney and European Patent Attorney, advising leading French and foreign private companies and public bodies in the chemical field, and more specifically in pharmaceuticals and cosmetology. He has thus acquired in-depth experience in international litigation relating to the acquisition and defense of patent rights in France and abroad.