TechPats Hires New Vice President
TechPats, the world’s leading full-service IP consulting firm, has announced that it has hired William (Will) O’Donnell to the newly created position of Vice President of Corporate Strategy.
Based in the company’s Philadelphia headquarters, Mr. O’Donnell will be focusing on the continued expansion of client services which includes providing market research and financial valuations for use in patent licensing and litigations. In addition, Mr. O’Donnell will be assisting in providing strategic advisory services, including M&A consulting, portfolio valuations, and other transactional based IP services.
“Will joins TechPats at a very exciting time for our company,” states Chris Wichser, CEO of TechPats. “The growth trajectory of our company will be further enhanced with the addition of Will and the deep level of IP management experience he brings to our team and our clients. We view his appointment as a sign of our continued commitment to being a leader in our industry.”
Most recently, Will served as the Director of Corporate Strategy at Newracom, a leading developer of next generation wireless technology. Prior to that, he served as Director of Business and Market Research at Conversant IP Management and led patent licensing valuations and competitive intelligence for InterDigital Communications.