Dr. Wendy Teunissen
Chemistry and Material Science
Wendy is a certified Dutch and European patent attorney. She is a doctor in chemistry, with a PhD in Inorganic Chemistry and Heterogeneous Catalysis. In her services to clients, she combines the extensive experience she has gained in both the business sector and private practice.
She worked as an in-house patent attorney and technology portfolio adviser for the Chief Technology Officer of Shell and as a result she learned to translate global technology strategies into implementation in practice, whereby IP and portfolio growth played a large role. Furthermore, she has experience in the drawing up and granting procedures of patents, carrying out freedom to operation studies, litigating and managing patent portfolios.
In the technical field, she has experience with process technology and in particular in the field of chemical and petro-chemical processes, heterogeneous catalysis and high throughput screening. She is also familiar with the world of materials science, and in particular inorganic materials such as batteries.
What others say about Wendy:
Critical, realistic, creative, direct
2018 - 2020 Senior Associate at HGF B.V.
2013 - 2018 Senior Technology Portfolio Adviser at Shell Projects & Technology
2007 - 2018 European and Dutch Patent Attorney at Shell International B.V.
2003 - 2007 European and Dutch Patent Attorney assistant at Shell International B.V.
2000 - 2003 Project Leader Chemicals at Avantium Technologies
1995 - 2000 Research Assistant at Utrecht University
1995 - 2000 Utrecht University / Research in Inorganic Chemistry and Catalysis (PhD)
1990 - 1995 Utrecht University / Chemistry (PhD)
1884 - 1990 Gertrudislyceum / Atheneum (secondary education) B
English and Dutch
Outside activities and memberships:
Member of LES (Licensing Executive Society) and KNCV (Royal Dutch Chemistry Society)