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Michael Kock

Global Head IP – Seeds and Biotechnology
Syngenta International AG
Basel
Switzerland

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Dr. Michael Kock is Global Head IP – Seeds and Biotechnology with Syngenta International AG in Basel, Switzerland. Prior to this, he was Senior IP Counsel with BASF AG responsible for plant biotechnology and China IP matters. He is a qualified European Patent Attorney.

Dr. Kock studied chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology in Hamburg Germany and Nanjing, China and graduated with a Diploma in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in molecular biology. He worked as a laboratory leader in pharmaceutical industry research for several years before he focused on his carrier in IP.

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