Ronald A. Schapira


Ron is a qualified US Patent Attorney and European Patent Attorney and for the past 5 years has worked in the Patent/ Legal Counsel of a chemical start-up in Denmark. 

Prior to this, Ron worked for 14 years as head of patents and copyrights worldwide at Hunter Douglas in The Netherlands, after 3 years as head of patents and trademarks at Sanofi in France.  

Ron studied chemical engineering (4 year program at The Cooper Union in the USA) and law (3 year program leading to a Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University in the USA).  

Ron has worked with well-known researchers from Harvard University, University of Ghent and the lnstitut Pasteur, as well as with various scientists within large and small corporations.