Pierre Andersson

Patent Attorney
Ph.D. Chemistry

Pierre is a Patent Attorney and Office Manager, working with patents related to chemistry, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, biotechnology and MedTech. He specialises in small molecule, Markush-type patent applications.

Contact information

Visiting address:

S:t Persgatan 10
753 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Extended profile

Pierre drafts and prosecutes patent applications and provides analyses on novelty, patentability and freedom-to-operate.

He joined AWA in 2014 and is the Uppsala Office Manager. Prior to joining AWA, Pierre was a Post-Doctoral Researcher at The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences.

In this role, he performed research within organic and analytical chemistry related to pharmaceuticals, natural products and agriculture. In particular, bioassay-guided isolation of antimicrobial compounds from microorganisms using techniques such as chromatography, mass spectrometry and nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR)

Practice areas

  • Analyses & searches
  • IP transactions & licensing
  • IP Strategy
  • Patent, prosecution

Industry expertise

  • Chemistry
  • Life sciences
  • Medtech
  • Pharma

Prior experience

  • Post-Doctoral Researcher at The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2013-2014


  • Swedish
  • English
  • Spanish


  • Ph.D. Chemistry, The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, 2012
  • Especialista en quimica aplicada (Chemistry Specialisation), Universidad de los Andes, Mérida, Venezuela, 2006
  • M.Sc. Chemical Engineering (Organic Chemistry Specialisation), Lund University, 2005