Anna Panka

Senior Legal Counsel, Intellectual Property and Marketing at Bacardi & Company Limited
Ranked in Food/beverage
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Anna Panka's Profile

Anna Panka is a qualified German and Italian attorney who graduated from Humboldt University of Berlin and is admitted to the Berlin and Milan bars. She has 24 years’ professional experience in Germany, Italy, the United States, France and Switzerland.

Ms Panka specialises in IP law and has worked in the luxury, fashion, food and beverage, healthcare, pharmaceutical and entertainment industries. Since 2011 she has worked for Bacardi & Company Limited and is currently in charge of global IP and global marketing legal support. Before Bacardi, Ms Panka worked in large international law firms, including Jacobacci & Associati and White & Case in Milan, Shearman & Sterling in New York and Paris and Haarmann Hemmelrath in Berlin.

She is a negotiator of the Pacificat Negotiator Network at AK Partners, a member of the board of trustees of the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation, as well a Council Member of World Taekwondo. She is fluent in German, Italian, English and French and speaks Spanish.

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