Kristina Walls Vice President, Business Area Manager Sweden, Patent Attorney, Malmö

Kristina Walls

Group Vice President, Business Area Manager Sweden, Swedish Patent Attorney
M.Sc. Chemical Engineering

Kristina Walls has been committed to the AWA Group in most part of her professional life. The first 9 years  advising clients in all kinds of patent-related issues and specifically in the areas of biotechnology, immunotechnology, microbiology and food engineering. Kristina also worked as a Team Manager for five years before being appointed Group Vice President in 2007 and part of the AWA Management Team. Today, she is responsible for Business Area Sweden.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Matrosgatan 1
211 18 Malmö, Sweden


  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • Oppositions
  • Patents
  • SPCs - Supplementary Protection Certificates


  • Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Cosmetics and hygiene
  • Food & beverage
  • Inorganic chemistry
  • Life sciences
  • Manufacturing & process technology
  • Medtech
  • Organic chemistry
  • Pharma
  • Polymer Engineering


  • English
  • Swedish

Prior experience

  • Analytical chemist working with inhalation pharmaceuticals and devices, AstraZeneca AB, 1998
  • Biochemist at a small development company, Glycorex AB, 1997


  • M.Sc. Chemical engineering, the Faculty of Engineering (LTH) at Lund University, 1997


  • Authorised Patent Attorney (Sweden)

Additional Information

  • Chairman (2 years) and member of the board of the The Association of Intellectual Property Law Firms in Sweden (SEPAF), 2012-2016
  • Top nominee for “Young Leader of the Year” in Sweden, 2012 and 2013