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Kazuyasu Adachi

President / Member of the Board, Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd

Kazuyasu Adachi is President of Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co, Ltd (PIPM), which provides IP-related services such as patent searches and prosecution and IP licensing and litigation, as well as trademark and design services. Mr Adachi started his career in 1992 at Panasonic Headquarters, where he dealt with a wide range of IP matters. From 2008 to 2014 he worked for Panasonic’s AVC Networks and appliance businesses as a general manager, helping them to grow through IP-related activities. Since 2017 Mr Adachi has leveraged his practical expertise and extensive business experience to lead PIPM’s operational management.


Osaka University, Graduate school of Engieering, Master’s Degree
University of Lancaster, Master of Arts in Practicing Management (UK)

Professional Background

President, Panasonic Intellectual property Management Co.,Ltd
General Manager of AVC Networks Intellectual Property Center ,Panasonic Corporation

Primary Practice

Wide range of IP related, Prosecution, Litigation & Licensing and Strategy Planning, etc.

Practice Area

Focus on providing IP related services in the field of Semiconductor device, AVC Networks, etc.