About the Author
Hector is senior partner and patents and technology director at BC&B. With a chemical engineering background and IP experience since 1997, he holds the Certified Licensing ProfessionalTM credential (first in Mexico) and has been recognised consistently as a leading patent practitioner in several international surveys since 2005.
Hector is currently in charge of the whole patent practice of his firm, as well as of consulting services for leveraging value from IP assets. There, he focuses his practice in leading working teams through patent prosecution, technology intelligence studies, IP assets valuation, IP negotiations, technology evaluation and the substantive issues of patent litigation.
He is recognised as expert in engineering economy and has published a variety of articles in specialised international magazines, and co-authored chapters in various books related to licensing, trade secrets and pharmaceutical law and practice. He has occupied different positions in professional associations related to his practice in Mexico and internationally.