Leo Longauer is responsible for overseeing anti-counterfeiting operations and teams for 27 Maisons of the LMVH group. This includes online brand protection programs as well as offline actions around the world. Advocating the importance of brand protection measures with law enforcement, online platforms and other private and public stakeholders is also part of this work. Prior to joining LVMH, Leo was VP of IP at Swarovski, Head of Group IP at UBS and chef de section at the Swiss IPO. Leo holds a Master of Law degree from the University of Berne and an LLM in IP Law and Management from the University of Strasbourg (CEIPI). Leo is Council Member and Vice-Chair of MARQUES.