Our vision

Our vision

We believe in a knowledge society where technology, industrial development and its market implantation are carried out in an all-round manner, under a common and balanced approach that is sensitive to the global needs of producers and consumers.

Our philosophy

Our philosophy

Our team combines extensive training and professional experience with daily efford to offer you the best service. Our work is meaningless if we do not feel part of a team with our customers. We want to be part of your success!

Our principles

Our principles

The principles that guide us as a team are:
Honesty, professionalism, dedication, closeness and collaboration.

ABOUT US

Tribalyte Ideas is part of the Spanish company Tribalyte Technologies, S.L. Our team is composed by patent agents, industrial development engineers and software specialists. Tribalyte Ideas believes in proactive partnership and specialized work to offer the maximum quality in our services, on behalf of our customer’s products and projects. In case we could help you with your technological, industrial or R&D projects, contact us at patents@tribalyte.com.

PATENTS AND UTILITY MODELS100%
R&D, STARTUPS80%
SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT AND ARCHITECHTURE100%
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT60%
PRODUCT ENGINEERING40%

Team members

Our partners and associates will make a big effort to realize your projects. Feel free to contact us if you have any inquiry about patents, product engineering or software development.

NICOLÁS ESCUDERO

European Patent Attorney

Nicolás holds a Ph.D. in physics (UAM, 2008) and is European patent attorney (EQE 2014). He has worked as scientific researcher at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (IFT-UAM/CSIC, 2003-2008), with temporal research stays at KAIST (South Korea, 2005) and University of South Paris (France, 2007). Nicolás has broad experience advising clients on the prosecution of patent applications before the SPTO and the EPO. His duties include drafting patent applications and participating in examination, opposition, and appeal proceedings. He participates regularly as expert at infringement/validity Court Proceedings. His main technical areas of expertise include mechanical and electronics engineering, physics, renewable energies, new materials, nanotechnology, medical devices, telecommunications, software and fintech.

GUSTAVO A. DE DIOS

European Patent Attorney

Gustavo holds a M.Sc. in Aeronautic Engineering (UPM, 2006), and is European Patent Attorney (EQE 2016), Spanish IP Attorney (2013) and EU Attorney of Trademarks and Designs (2013). He has been working as a patent attorney since 2012 and has taken part in several training sessions and courses, organized both by the EPO and by the SPTO. He is the appointed representative of a wide range of EP applications, as well as PCT and Spanish applications, representing his clients in technological fields as medical devices, engineering, electronics, renewable energy. Amongst his duties, he drafts patents and communications in response to office actions and opinions of the EPO and the SPTO. He is also used to draft opposition and appeal writs and has also taken part of legal procedures before the Spanish Court as an expert.

JUAN MANUEL SOTO

Patent Engineer

Juan holds a Ph.D. in Physics (UCM, 2020) and a M.Sc. in Telecommunications Engineering (UGR, 2014). As a patent adviser, he prepares patentability and infringement reports, and drafts patents, utility models and responses to office actions. He assists companies, research organizations and startups in the protection of their inventions. Juan has worked as a Research Assistant in the fields of ultrasonics and signal theory (UGR 2014-2016). Between 2016-2020 he has also worked as assistant professor (UCM) and as visiting researcher at the Bordeaux Institute of Optics (France), and the University Medical Center of Groningen (Netherlands). His areas of expertise include computer-implemented inventions, optics, electronics, ultrasound, medical imaging, medical devices and data mining.

IRENE GUTIÉRREZ

Patent Engineer

Irene holds a Ph.D. in Physics of Light and Matter (UAM, 2017) and a M.Sc. in chemical engineering (ETSII-UPM, 2012). As patent engineer and adviser at Tribalyte Ideas, she is responsible for the preparation of patentability and infringement reports, drafting of patents and utility models, as well as responses to official actions of the SPTO and EPO. Irene has 8 years of experience in the field of scientific research, both nationally (National Center for Biotechnology, CNB-CSIC, Madrid; Institute of Physical Chemistry “Rocasolano”, IQFR-CSIC, Madrid; Madrid Institute of Advanced Studies in Nanoscience, IMDEA Nanoscience) and internationally (Research Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna, Austria). Her areas of technical expertise include chemical and industrial engineering, nanotechnology, single-molecule biophysics, microfluidics, chemistry, biochemistry, materials science, and renewable energies.

CRISTINA ESTRADA

Paralegal Department

Cristina is the head of Tribalyte Ideas’ Paralegal and Formalities Department. She is responsible for the national and international filing of patents and utility models, as well as for advising and managing our clients’ patent portfolios, and communicating with patent offices (SPTO, EPO, WIPO) and foreign associates worldwide. She began her career in the field of intellectual property more than a decade ago, and has extensive experience in the intellectual property sector. She has worked at top-tier firms in this field, and has taken numerous specialized courses organized by the main patent offices and IP international institutions. Cristina is used to manage international patent portfolios in collaboration with our extensive network of foreign attorneys. She is in also charge of our electronic docketing services, being an expert in the online tools provided by the SPTO, EPO and WIPO, as well as other foreing IP offices.

BEATRIZ ÚBEDA

Paralegal Department

Beatriz has been fully dedicated to the intellectual property sector since 2011. In these years of experience, she has worked at top IP firms, where she has acquired a wide knowledge of the field, complemented with specialized training sessions and courses imparted by the SPTO, EPO and WIPO. Beatriz is in charge of the processing of patents and utility models before the national and international Patent Offices from filing to grant, as well as the management of validations and renewal fees. She also carries out other procedures within the department, such as preparing budgets and writing submissions, design and maintenance of our corporate image and managing our network of foreign associates. Beatriz also participates in the functional development of our IP docketing and management software (IPatia™) and the monitoring and compliance with the deadlines established for our case files.

LORENA COSME

Paralegal Department

Lorena has extensive experience in administration, communication, and customer service positions. She has been working in different sectors for more than ten years helping to solve any problem. Since 2019 she is fully dedicated to the IP field and, since then, Lorena has successfully completed an advanced course on Intellectual Property administrative management for paralegal professionals. Lorena is also in charge of client management, billing and accountancy for matters related to patents and utility models, as well as of the submission of payments to foreign associates from different countries , and payments of official fees to the SPTO and EPO. She also collaborates with the functional development of the IPatia™ docketing software.

ELISA GONZÁLEZ

Administration Department

Elisa has extensive experience in communication, administration, human resources, finance, and internal organization positions. She has been working in different sectors for more than fifteen years, and is in charge of Tribalyte Ideas’ Administration Department from 2016. In 2020, she also became our Quality Director, obtaining for Tribalyte the ISO 9001:2015 Standard with the Bureau Veritas certifier. Elisa is also in charge of our global billing, accountancy , and internal organization departments, being the main manager at the administrative level of the company. She also participates in talent acquisition processes for both Tribalyte Ideas and Tribalyte Technologies, the software development area of the company.

COLLABORATORS

Tribalyte Ideas has a strong network of collaborators and associates made up of engineers, biologists, chemists, lawyers, translators, drafters and patent agents both in Spain and abroad to provide global solutions anywhere in the world. If you or your company wishes to be part of our team, please do not hesitate to contact us at patents@tribalyte.com.