We address a need arising from the complexities of patent annuities and payment provider charges.
"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.” Derek Bok (former President of Harvard)
Peter's career in IP began with what is now Hogan Lovells in London, followed by service with Baker & McKenzie in Hong Kong and Singapore. In 1990 he founded and for 10 years led the development of the international IP firm Rouse, establishing the first foreign owned IP practice in China in the early 90s and developing a professional service model that has proven highly successful.
A highly regarded IP litigator with an exceptional record of success in dealing with intractable enforcement problems involving complex issues and multiple jurisdictions, Peter’s ability to address problems with creativity and relentless determination has earned him an international reputation among the IP owners and professionals around the world.
Jonathan is the CEO and a founding member of Positive Purchasing. Jonathan has over 25 years’ experience of working with household name companies around the world to help transform procurement capability. Jonathan works with executive teams to shape and implement winning procurement strategies, is an inspirational trainer who coaches and develops procurement teams to perform and realize their potential. Jonathan leads the team at Positive Purchasing to develop the thought leadership and practical tools to help transform procurement capability worldwide.
Jonathan is an award-winning author of procurement and negotiation books, he is an accomplished broadcaster and writer and likes to paint, cycle and swim.