Dat Thanh Nguyen is a senior patent executive in Tilleke & Gibbins’ Hanoi office. Dat specializes in information technology and electronics, having spent more than 14 years prosecuting patent applications in these fields from the pre-filing to post-granting stages. He has also handled mechanical and chemical patents. During this time, he prosecuted more than 1,000 patent and design applications.
Dat holds a Bachelor of Information Technology from the Hanoi University of Technology. He also received a Diploma in Software Engineering, with distinction, from FPT-Aptech. After graduating from university, he worked for one year as a software developer for FPT Software, one of Vietnam’s top IT companies. Dat then spent several years working at a top IP law firm. He has also completed a training course in patent drafting techniques that was organized by the European Patent Office and the IP Office of Vietnam. Dat speaks both Vietnamese and English.
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