Richard Young

Richard Young

Patent and Trade Mark Representative

E: richard.young@franksco.com T:+44 (0)1604 632 436

Qualifications
2013: Master of Chemistry (MChem) Chemistry, University of Leicester
2014: Master of Science (MSc) Physical Sciences of Imaging in the Biomedical Sciences
2017: PhD (Thesis Write-Up Stage)

Technical
Richard read Chemistry at the University of Leicester which included topics in organic and inorganic synthesis, drug design, thermodynamics, physical biology and imaging modalities. These scientific underpinnings were then furthered when Richard completed his integrated MSc degree at the University of Birmingham as part of his PhD studies with the Physical Sciences of Imaging in the Biomedical Sciences (PSIBS) Doctoral Training Centre.


Richard is in the process of writing up his thesis and his PhD focussed on the development of alternative cancer therapies, but specifically, the utilisation of gold nanoparticles and folate receptor overexpression to deliver novel theranostic anticancer agents. Key focusses of the project were on drug delivery and cellular imaging.

Professional
Richard is developing experience patenting inventions across a range of technical fields, including electronics, chemistry, biology and mechanical engineering related disciplines.


Richard manages, and is constantly developing, a breadth of clients, from large national organisations to private inventors, and provides a bespoke service to clients, tailoring according to the commercial requirements and objectives of the individual client.

Affiliations
• Student member of CIPA (Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys)
• Student member of CITMA (Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys)