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IP Director at MF Brands Group
Zeeger Vink is IP director at MF Brands Group, the Swiss company that owns several fashion and lifestyle brands, including Lacoste.
Mr Vink has worked in private practice in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, focusing on intellectual property and corporate law. He subsequently worked as in-house IP counsel at L’Oreal, where he was in charge of global intellectual property for several group brands, before joining Lacoste as IP counsel for the Asia-Pacific region.
Mr Vink holds a master’s degree in law from the University of Amsterdam, with specialisations in IP law and marketing. He has taught intellectual property for the master’s programme of Sciences Po’s School of Management and Innovation in Paris and currently serves as vice president of INTA. He speaks and writes regularly on topics of corporate IP management and is the author of the book The Great Catapult; How Integrated IP Management Will Shoot Your Brand to Success.