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Perry Prince

Perry Prince

  • Chemistry
  • Life Sciences
  • Patent information specialist

Perry Prince has been a patent information specialist at V.O. since 2013. He has more than 25 years of experience in various positions in the field of analysis and advice. At the basis of this experience he worked as a biochemical research analyst at Leiden University.

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In his current position, Perry mainly focuses on testing technological innovations and developments in chemistry, life science, pharmaceuticals and the food industry. For these fields of work, research into novelty of inventions, infringement of third party rights and validation of patents are carried out in consultation with the patent attorneys.

In addition, he conducts strategic substantive research on the basis of patent databases, where he specializes in the so-called landscaping of intellectual property. The information obtained from these databases can be used, for example, to set up new R&D at research institutes or companies.

Working experience

  • Patent information specialist – V.O. (2013 -present)
  • Technical consultant  environment and space – D.G.M.R. (2007-2013)
  • Research analyst – Leiden University / TNO (1994-2007)


  • BSc biochemistry – HZ University of Applied Sciences (1993)
  • Basic and Advanced Patent Information Specialist (2016)


  • Dutch
  • English (thorough)
  • German (basic)
  • French (basic)

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