Yushi is a Senior Manager working in both our Bangkok and Yangon offices.
Yushi graduated from Saint Paul’s University in Tokyo with a specialisation in social sciences. He has 25 years of experience dedicated to industrial property prosecution and litigation, both patent and trade mark, in Japan and overseas especially South-East Asia and China.
He started his extensive IP career by joining one of the most reputable Japanese IP firms in Tokyo in 1990. He worked there for 18 years interrupted by a 7 year period during which he joined the Japan Institute of Innovation and Invention (‘JIII’). JIII focuses on invention support and enhancement throughout Japan.
His combined experience in legal and industry fields bring a strategic level of skills and awareness required to succeed in IP projects.
Yushi runs our Patent Japan desk for ASEAN/South-East Asia. With the support of our teams in Thailand and Myanmar, he handles a variety of IP matters in Thailand and Myanmar.