Anna Panka

Senior Legal Counsel, Intellectual Property and Marketing at Bacardi & Company Limited

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 21 years’ professional experience in Germany, Italy, the United States, France and Switzerland.

Ms Panka specialises in intellectual property 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 currently oversees global IP and legal marketing support for the company.

Before Bacardi & Company Limited, 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.

Ms Panka speaks Spanish and is fluent in German, Italian, English and French.

Professional associations

  • AIBL
  • CWF
  • Greater Geneva IP Network


  • Food/beverage

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Bacardi & Company Limited

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