Thierry Sueur


Chairman of UJUB-Union pour la Juridiction Unifiée des Brevets

Engineer, started his career as a Patent Attorney, then he joined Thomson Consumer Electronics as Vice-President, Intellectual Property he also became Director of the board of RCA Licensing. From 1992 to 2014, he was Vice-President Intellectual Property and from 2001 Vice-President European and International Affairs of Air Liquide. He is Chairman of UJUB-Union pour la Juridiction Unifiée des Brevets. He is Chairman of the Intellectual Property Committee of Medef and Chairman of the Patent working group of BUSINESSEUROPE (Confederation of European enterprises), President of AFPPI, Treasurer of Union des Fabricants, Member of the board of CEIPI, and of IEEPI. He also was Vice-President of ICC France, President of APEB (Association des Praticiens Europeens des Brevets), President of AIPPI France and President of the Program Committee of AIPPI, President of LES France and LES International where he was awarded the Gold Medal. He was induced to the “IP Hall of Fame” in 2014. In 2007 Thierry Sueur was promoted « Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur ».