Volkert Teding van Berkhout
European Trademark Attorney
Volkert Teding van Berkhout is one of the founders and shareholders of Chiever. He began his career in the trademark world at the naming consultancy Globrands, which later merged with the trademark consultancy Intermark. In 1996 Volkert joined the management of Shield Mark, where he became a partner and joint shareholder in 1998.
In 2008, following the acquisition of Shield Mark by the Danish company Zacco, he assumed responsibility for the sales of the Dutch outlet. Volkert left Zacco in 2010 and set up Chiever with two of his partners.
Within Chiever, Volkert is responsible for Sales. He works for a number of Chiever’s biggest clients with substantial international trademark portfolios.
Favourite brand: Wally
2011 - present
2008 - 2010
Zacco Nederland, Sales Director The Netherlands
1996 - 2008
Shield Mark, Partner
1993 - 1996
Globrands / Intermark, Trademark Attorney