Di Zhu is a senior Intellectual Property Counsel at Philips Intellectual Property & Standards (IP&S) department in Eindhoven. Di is a registered European Patent Attorney with more than ten years experience in the field of Intellectual Property. Within Philips, Di supports various businesses with focus on protecting digital innovation. As of 2019, Di also took the role as lead IP counsel for dealing with IP scouting and acquisition. Prior to joining Philips IP&S, he worked as patent agent in private practice in the Netherlands for four years.
Di obtained his Master of Science (MSc.) degree in 2008 from Delft University of Technology (TUDelft) specialised in Embedded System and Biomedical Engineering. He earned his LL.M. degree in 2014 from Maastricht University specialised in Intellectual Property Law.