Intellectual Property Expert, Strategist, Dealmaker, and Technologist. Ph.D. Scientist and Problem Solver.
CTO of Heat Technologies - Expanded IP Holdings, Managed IP litigation (EU, US), New Product Development, Equipment Sales EU, NA, Asia > $1MM.
Newell Brands - Director of Technology Acquisition (patented manufacturing and product technology). Built ad-hoc deal teams and led several $100MM Open Innovation projects for NWL.
Kimberly-Clark Snr Licensing Manager - extract external value from K-C's patent estate. Lead new initiatives to monetize IP. E.g. licensing core assets to competitors under very specific conditions that provided a favorable business case.
Team Leader - Research Scientist - Kimberly-Clark. Worked on digital printing. Formulated, scaled up, and oversaw production line startup for around 45 new inks.