Industry sector: Medical devices

Headquarters: Shenzhen

Established in 1991 and floated on the New York Stock Exchange in 2006, Mindray is China’s largest medical equipment manufacturer. Based in Shenzhen, the company has carved a particular niche in the competitive US market as a lower-cost provider of devices and equipment for facilities such as hospitals and medical institutions; in all, its products can be found in some 190 countries around the world. IP management and strategy are central planks of its corporate policy; most recently, it prevailed in a patent infringement suit filed against competitor Edan Instruments in June 2012.

Mindray IP team members at HQ

Guarding key assets of China’s largest medical equipment company