Managing partner, MEA
Sara Holder co-heads Rouse’s global patent and technology practice. She has degrees in law and biochemistry, and qualified and practised in New Zealand before joining Rouse in 1998. Since then, she has worked in China, Indonesia, and the Middle East, and is now a specialist in understanding the issues faced by, and encountered in, developing IP jurisdictions. Alongside her technology clients, Holder works with those in industries such as pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and education. She was involved in the first patent case to come before the Indonesian Commercial Courts.