Romano is a Consultant of Patentopolis BV since 2011. He has more than 25 years of patent experience in various industrial companies and patent firms (including DeltaPatents), both in the Netherlands and the United Kingdom. Currently he works as IP Counsel for a Dutch research organization. He qualified as a Dutch Patent Agent in 1992 and as a European Patent Attorney in 1993. Romano holds a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology in Delft (Netherlands) and a diploma in Economics from Erasmus University in Rotterdam (Netherlands). Romano is based in Holland.