Birgitta Gassner

DI Birgitta Gassner is a European Patent Attorney since
2003. She is specialized in patent matters in the fields of
biotechnology and chemistry.

DI Gassner comes from Boehringer Ingelheim, where she
was responsible for IP matters in the area of oncology
research, with a focus on small molecules. In addition, she
also supported the Biopharmaceutical Operations Unit in all
IP matters.

Prior to Boehringer Ingelheim she worked as patent
professional for Immuno AG and Baxter Bioscience in the
field of plasma proteins.

DI Gassner graduated from the Technical University of Vienna
as a biochemist. She is member of the Institute of Professional
Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi) and
Austrian representative of the Patent Documentation
Committee She is also member of the “RING der Industrie-
Patentingenieure Österreichs”.