Explore our history as a business from our founding 130 years ago to the present day.
Acting on a strategic plan: Novagraaf opens sales offices in China, Japan, and the US.
Taking stock of progress: Novagraaf celebrates 125th anniversary at INTA in Dallas, Texas.
Expanding further into Europe: Novagraaf acquires Bredema Management in France. Novagraaf acquires Hillgate Patent Services in the United Kingdom.
Investment in the French market: Novagraaf acquires Cabinet Baillot, a French practice based in Paris.
Merger of Markgraaf with French company Novamark resulted in the creation of Novagraaf. Novagraaf acquires William Blanc in Switzerland.
Markgraaf acquires William A Shepherd in the UK.
Markgraaf acquires J.E. Evans Jackson & Co. in the UK.
Name change to Markgraaf to underline international ambitions.
Founding of Van der Graaf & Co. trademark department in the Netherlands.