Kristina Walls

Vice President, Business Area Manager Sweden, Business Area Manager South Sweden, 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 as a patent attorney 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 Vice Presiden in 2007 and part of the AWA Holding Management Team. Today she is responsible for Business Area Sweden.

Contact information

Visiting address:

Matrosgatan 1
211 18 Malmø, Sverige

Practice areas

  • Analyses & searches
  • IP due diligence
  • IP Strategy
  • SPCs - Supplementary Protection Certificates
  • Oppositions
  • Patent, contentious
  • Patent, prosecution

Industry expertise

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

Prior experience

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


  • Swedish
  • English


  • 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