Thomas Hailes

Associate, Patent Scientist
London, EIP Europe LLP

Thomas has a background in Chemistry and is a patent specialist in the EIP Elements practice. He joined EIP after working as a Research Scientist where he focused on security features, LEDs, horticulture, polymer additives and formulations.

Thomas holds a Master’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Manchester. His final year project studied Polymetallic Metal-Organic Frameworks with potential applications for materials that form qubit-gates.


  • Polymers and formulations
  • Organic chemistry
  • Inorganic materials

Education and qualifications


  • 2013 — 2017
    Master of Chemistry, University of Manchester

Career history

  • 2018 — present
    Associate, EIP
  • 2017 — 2018
    Research Scientist , Chromition