Johnathan Chen is the Assistant Head of the Asia Division at James & Wells – a team dedicated to providing specialist intellectual property and business advice to New Zealanders wanting to do business in Asia, and vice versa. Johnathan has assisted many businesses from Asia to devise and implement appropriate intellectual property protection strategies for patent and trade mark rights throughout Australasia and the Pacific.
He also provides advisory services to facilitate business and investment transactions between New Zealand and Asia, with a focus on intellectual property. Johnathan has a working knowledge of conducting business in Asia and New Zealand, and numerous business contacts across a range of industries.
In between jetting off to China, Johnathan unwinds by playing basketball in the Conference Basketball League, or getting out on the field to play rugby or touch rugby. .