Ruud Peters, former Chief IP Officer of Royal Philips and a leading authority in the intellectual
property (IP) field has become partner in Konsert Strategy & IP. He is since 2014 member of the firm’s Board of Directors

Konsert Strategy & IP announces that Mr. Ruud Peters has accepted an offer to become shareholder and partner of the company as of May 2017. After more than 35 years at Royal Philips, a Global Fortune 500 company, and the head of its widely acclaimed Intellectual Property & Standards profit center since 1999, Mr. Peters has unmatched experience of business-driven IP management. After retiring from Philips in 2013 he joined the board of Konsert Strategy & IP in 2014 and has since also been an advisor to the company.

After working closely with Konsert Strategy & IP, I have seen the drive and outstanding results delivered by the team. They have proven that they are able to help Global Fortune 500s transform IP operations into business-driven engines across all stages of strategy, performance improvement and transformation, which is unparalleled. It’s a true pleasure to be part of the firm’s continued growth journey.

Ruud Peters, Partner and Board Member, Konsert Strategy & IP

I’m excited and very proud to welcome Ruud Peters to the shareholder group. He has already brought invaluable experience and knowledge to the firm as member of the board and advisor, and I look forward to further engage the sharpest IP mind I know in developing and providing the world’s premier service to strengthen competitiveness from technology and IP, says Jens Bördin, CEO of Konsert Strategy & IP. Ruud Peters was inducted into the IP Hall of Fame in 2010 and in 2014 he received a prize for his outstanding achievement to the IP community from Managing IP Magazine.