Fernanda Donaire Passoni


Fernanda Donaire Passoni
Head of Coordination, 4iP Council EU

Fernanda is an IP / IT Attorney with five years of experience in the private sector and academia.

Prior to joining 4iP Council as Coordinator, she worked in the Legal Affairs & Strategic Projects Department at Nexi Payments, where she supported the in-house IT department and business units in developing new partnerships and complying with the current IP, data protection and anti-trust regulations. Fernanda has previously worked for a number of law firms and companies advising a range of high-profile clients on brand protection and other IP rights.

Fluent in English, Italian and Portuguese, Fernanda brings her passion for innovation and technology, along with her expertise in the IP field, to 4iP Council, where she approached the patent world for the first time as an intern back in 2019.

Fernanda holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL.B.) from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas, Brazil and a Master’s Degree (LL.M.) in Law of Internet and Technology from Bocconi University in Milan, Italy.