Alfred Yip is a Director of IPOS International where he oversees Singapore’s patent search and examination capability. As part of his expanded role to grow the IPOS Group’s patent analytics capability, Alfred works with the National Research Foundation of Singapore to bring awareness on the strategic use of patent data within government agencies. Formerly at IPOS, he also served as the Vice-Chair of the United Nations’ committee on the law of patents, and chair of the ASEAN Patent Examination Cooperation Taskforce.
Alfred had served in various office bearer positions on the executive committee of the Licensing Executives Society (LES) of Singapore, and as co-chair of the LES International High Technology Committee. He holds a Specialist Certificate in Intangible Asset Management and completed the Leading Business Transformation in Asia Programme at INSEAD in 2021.