You know you need to grow your business. Your stockholders remind you by either telling you directly or voting with their feet by selling your stock. After decades of innovation consulting, we’ve learned that growth mainly comes from 3 sources:
Organic Growth of Existing Businesses & Products:
Acquiring Businesses & Products from Others:
Developing Disruptive Innovation Capabilities
Our consultants and analytics can help you in each of the above growth source areas. Acquiring IP assets can help protect your existing business. Our analytics can help identify the right company to acquire at the right time, and we can help you make innovation decisions by providing you with business intelligence insights from patent data.
We qualify IP acquisition targets using qualitative analytics that help us tease out vital information about a technology sector, the players engaged in it, and the IP affecting it. Our approach leverages a range of proven research methods, analytics, and expert systems to identify potential acquisition targets for purchase and reveal:
We analyze each acquisition target for the quality of the patent portfolio, down to each independent claim within each patent. Then, we provide the potential monetary value of the portfolio through an in-depth financial analysis.
Deciding to develop a technology or product internally or to secure the IP from a third party can be challenging. There are a number of factors to consider like:
By conducting a technology landscape study based on thorough patent data analysis, we help you make informed decisions on whether to develop technology within a space, purchase it, or acquire the company that’s already invested the time and resources to create it.