Future Inc Team

Fritz Rauch – founder

“You have the inspiration, the idea, the passion to make it happen.”

A product architect with 16 years of experience in the design and innovation sphere. Fritz knows first-hand the unique strains and challenges inherent in working with new start-ups and want to help entrepreneurs and start-ups make the most of their strong points while skirting common problem areas faced by launching new ideas.

INDUSTRIES
Domestic and commercial and manufacturing from the yacht industry, architecture, health, energy, education, transport, consumer electronics to packaging off through plastic injection moulding.

REGION
Europe and Africa

FOCUS
Purpose and Values Definition, Business Strategy

BASE
Cape Town

“As we progress in life, we realise in aligning products to our everyday life that can fulfil smarter solutions to our current environments.”

Colin Truter

Colin is a patent attorney and a director of Brian Bacon, Inc.  He has three years’ experience as mechanical engineer in industry and 22 years’ experience in IP law – starting with training in a well-known South African IP firm and joining an IP boutique law firm in 2005.

His career in IP law has focussed mainly around protection of technological innovations for local and overseas clients, in local and overseas markets and his primary strength and passion lies in sober application of IP law to meet the business needs of innovators.

While his initial training was in mechanical engineering, he has practiced patent law in diverse technologies, including different engineering disciplines, but ranging also to software and biosciences.

REGION
South Africa, but working closely with associates in most industrialised countries

FOCUS
Pragmatic protection for technology

BASE
Cape Town

“Creativity is key to success in a rapidly changing world and IP determines how creativity fits into business.  No future-oriented business can afford to run roughshod over IP.”