Nic has a background in mechanical engineering. He has a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, where he took an interest in aerospace and mechanical systems design.
Prior to joining POF Nic worked as a Patent Examiner at IPONZ where he developed his interest in Intellectual Property. During this time, he examined patents relating to product packaging, medical devices, agricultural machinery. Nic also worked at a large aviation MRO facility where he designed repair schemes and modifications for military and civilian aircraft.
Nic is currently working towards obtaining registration as a Trans-Tasman Patent Attorney. His experience includes preparing and prosecuting patent applications in both Australia and New Zealand.