Pape Mactar Mbacké has a solid expertise in Materials Science, Mechanics, Physics and Metallic alloys. Being an Engineer from the Ecole Européenne d’Ingénieurs en Génie des Matériaux (EEIGM/INPL) and Higher Technical School of Industrial Engineering of Barcelona, Pape Mactar Mbacké also holds a diploma from the Institute of Business Administration (IAE) of Metz School of Management. He is also co-inventor of a galvanized cold rolled steel with transformation induced plasticity (TRIP Steel).
After an experience of five years in R&D in the metallurgical industry within ArcelorMittal, Pape becomes an in-house patent attorney within ARCELORMITTAL before joining VALLOUREC and U-SHIN (Ex-Valeo Securite Habitacle). Pape joins ICOSA in 2019 as a European Patent Attorney in the Mechanics / Materials Science / Physics / IT team.
Pape has expertise in the drafting of patent applications, patent prosecution with French Patent Office and European Patent Office, oppositions and appeals, third party observations, freedom-to-operate studies, validity and infringement studies, as well as patent portfolio management.