Ports Group continues to expand and recruits intellectual property specialist Johan Sjöbeck. Johan most recently comes from Groth & Co AB where he has been a partner since 2007. Through the recruitment, Ports Group further strengthens its offering and its cutting-edge expertise in the area of brand safety.
Johan Sjöbeck specializes in internet-related intellectual property and with more than twenty years of experience in issues related to internet-related law, he is one of the country’s leading specialists in the field. He holds a law degree from the University of Lund and a Master (LLM) from King’s College in London, where he specialized in intellectual property and IT law.
Furthermore, Johan has been appointed arbitrator in international domain name disputes (UDRP) at the UN agency WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization) since 2002 and is also a dispute resolver for the Swedish top-level domain .se and for the European top-level domain .eu.
– Ports Group has an innovative thinking that attracts me tremendously, and the company has a very timely offer. The unique overall solution offered to customers where weaving together technical solutions with the law is at the forefront of the industry and it will be exciting to be part of this. Ports Group feels prepared for the future, and I look forward to being a part of it and to contributing with my many years of experience in the industry, says Johan Sjöbeck.
– It is with great pleasure that we welcome Johan to Ports Group. Ports Group is experiencing strong growth and is constantly working to meet customers’ needs for specialized expertise and complex advice in a changing market. Through Johan’s solid experience and unique expertise in dispute resolution, we further strengthen our offering in brand security which feels fantastic, says Patrik Simson, CEO of Ports Group.
Johan starts at Ports Group on October 14.
Full press-release (in Swedish) and downloadable pictures here.