Ezgi Altunay MSc.
Trainee Patent Attorney
Ezgi Altunay is dedicated, providing high-quality patent work and successful IP strategies to enable her clients’ commercial success.
Ezgi started her career in the field of intellectual property in 2014 while completing her master’s degree in mechanical engineering at Ege University in Turkey. From 2014 to 2016, she worked as an R&D Incentives and IP specialist at Hexagon Studio, the R&D Centre of Kiraca Holding in Turkey. She led the R&D Incentives Projects both national and international (TEYDEB/SANTEZ, HORİZON 2020) and managed the Intellectual Property Rights and activity reports of Kiraca Holding and University partners (process monitoring for applying and registration of trademarks, patents and utility models).
Thereafter, she worked at Polin Waterparks as a patent specialist from 2016 to 2017. Here she set-up IP Management Processes, preparing PCT application documents (description, drawings, claims), managing prior art searches for FTO and training employees about the patent procedures.
Broadening her European patents expertise, she worked at 2pi Patent Consulting GbR in Freiburg in 2017 on patent applications in the aircraft field. She drafted and prosecuted patent applications in various fields: in vehicles, structural parts of vehicles, engines, and rotorcrafts, as well as composites and polymers.
Since 2019, Ezgi works as a patent attorney in training at IPecunia Patents B.V., where she advises clients on patent applications in various fields.