Francis C. Gillam BSc (Eng), CPA, EPA, RTMA
After graduating in Mechanical Engineering from Manchester University, Francis joined a large London firm as a trainee. Shortly before qualifying as a Chartered Patent Agent in the early Seventies, he joined Sanderson & Co in Colchester, Essex, where he worked with the founder Laurence Sanderson to build a successful and very well regarded business. Francis joined the partnership in 1984. Francis retired from the partnership of Sanderson & Co. in November 2012, and now acts as a consultant to the firm.
Francis works primarily on the engineering side of IP, but has a life-long interest in electronics and also handles work in this field and in the telecommunications industries.