ELZABURU, leading firm in the defence and protection of intangible assets, renews its leadership team with the aim to maintain its position as a world leader in the defence and protection of Industrial and Intellectual Property.

Ignacio Diez de Rivera Elzaburu and Mabel Klimt have been appointed President and Managing Partner, respectively, of ELZABURU. Both will perform their new roles in addition to the positions that they already hold at the firm. Klimt as Head of the Media & Entertainment Department, a position that she has held since March 2019, and Diez de Rivera as Head of Operations, where he has been responsible for the firm’s digital transformation.

Ignacio Diez de Rivera Elzaburu y Mabel Klimt, elegidos Presidente y Socia Directora de ELZABURU

Both appointments are in line with the firm’s aim to maintain its position as a world leader in the defence and protection of Industrial and Intellectual Property, adapting to the new demands of a marketplace that is subject to constant technological and social change.

For Diez de Rivera, a descendant of the founding family: “It is an honour and an enormous challenge to assume the presidency of this prestigious firm with such an outstanding team of professionals. We want to put our clients at the centre, accompanying them in the protection of innovation, patents, trademarks, designs and intellectual property in this new era of technological and social transformation.

In the words of the new managing partner: “This appointment is a milestone for our firm: an exciting revolution. Revolution because it addresses a project of reconversion on a global scale, and exciting because it seeks the next level of challenge, promoting emerging areas such as Artificial Intelligence while maintaining our policy of continuous improvement and innovation in the rest of the areas, to ensure the level of excellence that has always guided our trajectory.