Mathieu Audet is a patent agent and holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Sherbrooke. He has over 20 years of experience in the field of patents and industrial designs in Canada, the United States and the European Community.
Mathieu has acquired a solid experience in the field of product development; he has worked for the transportation equipment manufacturer Bombardier Inc. and as a director in various other companies. Having fully appreciated the importance of patents in the creative process and in business strategies, he moved from product development to the patent field.
He worked for several years at Bombardier Recreational Products, where he was responsible for the intellectual property activities of the advanced design group as well as various other development teams.
Subsequently, he worked in intellectual property at Goudreault Gage Dubuc, BCF and for one of the major Canadian law firms Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt. His responsibilities ranged from traditional IP work to supporting creative teams in integrating IP issues into their development process and strategies. His expertise, based on unique practical experience, allows him to offer sophisticated strategies to companies.
In addition to assisting clients, Mr. Audet is also a productive inventor who has filed over 100 patents bearing his name. Through his company Maya-Systems Inc. he has also developed a portion of this patent portfolio with Apple Inc.