Audrey Yap is the Managing Partner of regional law firm Yusarn Audrey and also a Registered Patent Agent in Singapore. Yusarn Audrey is a boutique intellectual property and commercial law practice offering legal and intellectual capital management as part of an integrated suite of IP solutions. Audrey has facilitated the development of robust patent and IP portfolios for growth and monetisation.
Audrey has served as Member of the Board of Directors of the IP Office of Singapore since 2015 and as an Adjunct Fellow of the IP Academy of Singapore since 2004.
Audrey was appointed as a Board Member of Enterprise Singapore in April 2018 by the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Audrey continues to serve as IP Expert for several international and regional WIPO projects.
Audrey has been listed as one of the World’s Leading IP Strategists since 2009 to date for 11 years running consecutively by the London based IAM publication. Audrey has won several accolades over the years including being named as one of Singapore’s leading lawyers in Who’s Who Legal by Euromoney as one of the top Women Business lawyers in Singapore and by World Trademark Review for her IP expertise where she has been described as an “an astute strategist who holds the keys to unlocking IP value for her patrons”.
She is chairman of the Singapore Business Federation SMEC Innovation Sub-committee, a Notary Public and a Board Director of a Singapore listed company.