Murgitroyd appoints new Global People Director as business expands internationally

Mark McIntyre Murgitroyd

Murgitroyd, the pan-European intellectual property protection business, has appointed John Gillies as its first Global People Director. The company is growing quickly and has made two acquisitions since September 2021, increasing its headcount to 440 and reinforcing its position as a leading consolidator in the European IP sector. John will lead Murgitroyd’s people strategy, provide support and strategic direction on …

Murgitroyd expansion continues with addition of leading intellectual property practice, UDL

Mark McIntyre Murgitroyd

Deal creates one of the UK and Europe’s largest IP firms Murgitroyd, the global intellectual property company, announces the latest move in its international expansion strategy with the addition of UDL Intellectual Property (“UDL”), the highly respected UK-based IP practice. This follows its recent acquisition of Ireland’s pre-eminent IP practice, Hanna Moore + Curley*. UDL, founded over 100 years ago, …

Murgitroyd international growth continues with acquisition of Ireland’s Hanna Moore + Curley

Mark McIntyre Murgitroyd

Murgitroyd, the global intellectual property company, is maintaining its international expansion strategy with the acquisition of Hanna Moore + Curley (HMC), one of Ireland’s leading European patent and trade mark attorney firms. Dublin-headquartered HMC, which specialises in obtaining intellectual property protection for a wide range of sectors including life sciences, electronic and technology-led companies, also has a presence in China, …

Murgitroyd IP makes senior appointments to support further growth

Mark McIntyre Murgitroyd

Murgitroyd IP, the international intellectual property protection business headquartered in Glasgow, has made two senior appointments to its leadership team. Helen Archibald has been appointed Chief Operating Officer and Joanne Lecky is to be the  Managing Director of the company’s Trade Mark Group. They will both report directly to Murgitroyd’s Chief Executive Officer, Gordon Stark. These appointments  further strengthen the senior leadership team …