Piet Bras is employed at the chemistry department of Vriesendorp & Gaade since 1992.
His activities include the drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications for the Chemistry department of Vriesendorp & Gaade. He handles patent applications for Dutch clients and clients from abroad. In addition, Piet is an expert in the field of patent term extensions (supplementary protection certificates). Although Piet has retired, he still occassionally acts as an of counsel for Vriesendorp & Gaade.
Piet Bras studied chemical engineering, specialization organic chemistry, at the Delft University of Technology. Piet obtained a PhD at Leiden University on a topic in organometallic chemistry.
Piet has extensive experience in the fields of chemical technology, chemical synthesis, analysis, pharmaceuticals, food, polymers and materials. Piet is an expert in supplementary protection certificates (SPC's).