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Head of Trademark Department at Ankara Patent Bureau
Gonca Adalı Başmakcı joined Ankara Patent Bureau in 2002. She graduated from the Bilkent University’s Banking and Finance Department. She has a master’s in production and marketing from Gazi University and undertook a two-year programme at the Institute of Justice. Ms Adalı Başmakcı is an active patent and trademark attorney. She worked in the foreign applications department of the firm for almost nine years before being promoted to the head of the trademark department in 2011.
Ms Adalı Başmakcı specialises in the field of portfolio management and strategy development regarding trademark applications, registration and enforcement procedures for both local and foreign institutional clients. She has also acquired extensive international experience after practising on a global basis. She has represented many local and foreign companies from various industries such as cosmetics, pharmaceutical, textiles, electronics and food and beverages before the Turkish Trademark and Patent Office.
Ms Adalı Başmakcı is also a frequent lecturer on IP matters, particularly on local and international trademark procedures. She annually attends international conferences representing Ankara Patent Bureau, enhancing her knowledge of the latest issues and challenges in IP practice. She is also an active member of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property Turkey and INTA. Ms Adalı Başmakcı is fluent in English and has a good knowledge of French.