IP Sale & Licensing

Core Expertise:
Patent portfolio analysis, management, licensing, acquisition, and valuation; IP sale/licensing negotiation; Strategic global IP asset development, Biotech
Accomplishments:
PhD, 20+ years of experience; Valuated 50K+ patents per year; • Led patent portfolio development in the field of security, encryption, and storage from ground up; lead to the most successful program in the company resulting in hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue; Secured patent portfolios worth hundreds of millions of dollars; Participated in complex IP transactions including building acquisition consortia and devising asset allocation schemes. (Public Examples: Kodak, IP Wireless, Digimarc); Participated in successful licensing negotiations and provided extensive litigation support; IP adviser to multiple startups
Previous Companies:
Intellectual Ventures, International Intellectual Property Law Association, Quantom Biosystems, Genapsys, Fonolo, Silicon Optix, Resonance Photonics
Core Expertise:
Video search • Image search • Audio search, • Multimedia • Image/video processing • Digital media • Information retrieval • Hierarchy management • Metadata management • Ontologies • Rule engine • Data mining • Clustering • Pattern recognition • Bioinformatics • DNA analysis • Patents • Intellectual property • Patent analysis • Patent prosecution
Previous Companies:
Ancestry • Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox • Intellectual Ventures
Summary:

• Registered Patent Agent to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office. • Over 22 years of experience in design, research, analysis, and development of software systems. • Hands-on experience in licensing, litigation, and valuation of patents. • Extensive experience in design and implementation of video, audio, and image search systems. • Invented WaveCluster, a data mining and clustering approach for very large databases using wavelet transform. • Creatively related different subject areas resulting in innovative solutions.

Core Expertise:
• Telecommunications and Data Communications • Network Architecture • Wireless Networks • Data Networking • IoT and Smart Home • Cloud
Accomplishments:
• 3 patents
• 7 Publications
Previous Companies:
• Alcatel-Lucent • AT&T
Summary:

PhD from Columbia University, Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering
Experienced in IP and technology
Specialized in mobile and fixed networks, telephony systems, PON, HFC, FTTx, Optical networking, LAN, MAN, WAN, traffic modeling, traffic engineering, CDMA, GSM, UMTS, LTE, Wi-Fi, Ethernet protocols, routing, switching, TCP/IP stack, Consumer products, home automation, automotive protocols, SaaS, PaaS, VM, distributed computing, distributed storage