Danièle was formerly Associate General Counsel & Associate Director at Procter & Gamble, a FMCG company with famous brands including Tide, Ariel, Swiffer, Febreze, Ambi-Pur, Pampers, Crest, Oral-B, Head & Shoulders, Pantene, Gillette, Braun, Vicks.
Danièle has a large experience as a trademark expert in managing IP portfolios for both large and small brands on a global/regional scale. As part of her role she managed trademark portfolios for nearly 30 years and developed her expertise in setting up effective IP strategies (incl. budget management), clearance, filing & prosecution, litigation and enforcement matters, In & Out Licensing matters as well as M&A work. She was also leading various teams (up to 30+ lawyers & paralegals based in France, Germany and Switzerland) while coordinating multiple projects & IP/legal issues with regional teams based in the US, Latin America, Singapore & China. Currently Founder & Managing Partner of Le Carval Consulting, she is a Registered Trademark Counsel and provides intellectual property strategic management advice & IP awareness training for clients. She is also a temporary professor for Business Schools’ students mastering in International Business & Management.