Position:Patent Technical Advisor, Biochemist
Umberto is a Biochemist and joined Moeller IP in 2018 as a Patent Technical Advisor. He works in a wide variety of subject-matter in the field of biology and biochemistry. Umberto prosecutes patent family portfolios responding to Official Actions issued by Latin American Patent and Trademark Offices.
Before joining the Moeller, he spent over two decades researching and over five years teaching in the fields of food microbiology and molecular biology. Building from these experiences, Umberto worked for five years in IP. Umberto was part of the Intellectual Property Network in Uruguay. This is a project of the Ministry of Industry for generation and development of Intellectual Property services for the National Innovation System in Uruguay.
Outside of work, Umberto enjoys playing football with his friends and trips abroad with his family.
Biochemist, School of Sciences-UdelaR, Montevideo (Uruguay)
MSc in Biotechnology, School of Sciences-UdelaR, Montevideo (Uruguay)
PhD in Biology, Microbiology option, School of Sciences-UdelaR, Montevideo (Uruguay)
Umberto speaks fluent Spanish and English.