Sue Muggleston

Sue Muggleston

Job Title

Intellectual Property Manager/Business Development Manager


Sue Muggleston is responsible for strategic intellectual property management across all science portfolios in Plant & Food Research. She manages all aspects of intellectual asset protection (including patents, trade marks, copyright, trade secrets) for a broad range of technologies across numerous jurisdictions. Sue has over 20 years involvement in a broad range of technology transfer activities, and has negotiated licensing and sale of intellectual property across a range of technology areas both in New Zealand and overseas. Sue also has several years experience providing strategic and commercial leadership for Plant & Food Research’s genomics & biotechnology portfolio.

  • Strategic intellectual property management
  • Licensing and negotiation
  • Strategic planning
  • Relationship management