Mrs. Susanne As Sivborg

Director General, Swedish Patent and Registration Office

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Mrs. Susanne As Sivborg was appointed Director General at the Swedish Patent and Registration Office in 2008 by the Swedish government. Prior to this she has held various globally leading positions in the private sector in the field of intellectual property for large international companies such as Electrolux and Astra Zeneca. Susanne is a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology and she is a qualified European Patent Attorney. She is a member of the Board of KTH, The Royal Institute of Technology; Swedish Defense Materiel Administration; Swedish Agency for Government Employers