Quan, a national of Canada, joined the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in 2003. He is currently the Head of Operations (Hague Registry) where he is responsible for the filing, examination, renewal, and centralized management of international registrations under the Hague System. Before joining the Hague Registry, Quan managed outreach initiatives, training activities, and user relations for the PCT System.
Prior to WIPO, Quan held various functions with the Government of Canada. Quan has a Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc), cum laude, in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Ottawa and is a registered Professional Engineer with the Province of Ontario.