Erik Nilsson has three decades of professional experience in intellectual property. He worked in private practice as a patent consultant, manager, and director. For several years, Erik headed IP departments in Swedish and US owned tech companies. His current engagement is mainly in patent drafting and prosecution, portfolio development, various patent analyses, and practical approaches to IP strategy and the doing of business with IP as a support or an object of transaction. He worked in fields like electronic systems, telecom, radars, antennas, optics, mechanics, sensors, energy management, interfaces, modularity, materials, software, safety, GUI, AI, and manufacturing. He also chaired numerous patent committee meetings and invention mining sessions.
Erik is a Royal Institute of Technology graduate in Engineering Physics, an Electronics and Telecom Engineer, and an Authorized Swedish Patent Attorney.