Christine Emmanuel

Christine Emmanuel

Job Title

Executive Manager CSIRO Intellectual Property


Christine has more than 15 years of experience in the IP area. Prior to this, in the early 90s, she worked in research as a scientist at Ciba Geigy (Manchester, UK) and then at CSIRO (Clayton, Victoria) as a scientist with the Forestry Division and then with the Division of Chemicals and Polymers. She commenced her experience in IP at the Australian Patent Office as a patent examiner, then worked in the UK under UK and EP patent law in private practice (Wilson, Gunn McCaw), as well as in-house at the Unilever patent department. Christine then returned to Australia and has worked in private practice for two leading patent attorney firms before moving in-house to CSIRO IP Management in 2008.

  • Patent & Trademark Attorney
  • IP Management Specialist
  • Previously specialised in materials and chemical technologies