Archive for 2013

Tekcapital to Present at the 9th Annual “Livingston Nanotechnology Conference”

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

December 9, 2013, Oxford, UK – Tekcapital, Ltd., a leader in helping companies profit from new university intellectual property, announces Umesh Amin, EVP will be presenting “Expert Crowdsourcing: A new tool for expanding the intellectual property of nanotechnology focused companies.”

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Tekcapital Announces Appointment of Malcolm Groat as Finance Director

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

December 10, 2013, Oxford, UK – Tekcapital, Ltd., a leader in helping companies profit from new university intellectual property, announces the appointment of Mr. Malcolm Groat as Finance Director.

Mr. Groat has worked for many years as a consultant to companies in technology, natural resources, and general commerce. Previously, following an early career with PwC in London, he held CFO, COO, and CEO roles in established corporations including Executive Chairman Med Mining and Minerals Ltd; Finance Director, London Mining plc & Platinum Mining Corporation of India plc; and Group FD and COO of E C Harris LLP. Malcolm currently serves as a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Baronsmead VCT 4 plc and London Mining plc.

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National Academy of Inventors and Tekcapital announce NAI Fellows

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Oxford, U.K. (Dec. 10, 2013)- Clifford M. Gross, Ph.D., CEO of Tekcapital has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Election to NAI Fellow status is a high professional distinction accorded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.

The 143 innovators elected to NAI Fellow status represent 94 universities and governmental and non-profit research institutes. Together, they hold more than 5,600 U.S. patents.

Included in the 2013 class are 26 presidents and senior leadership of research universities and non-profit research institutes, 69 members of the National Academies (IOM, NAS, NAE), five inductees of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, six recipients of the U.S. National Medal of Technology and Innovation, two recipients of the U.S. National Medal of Science and nine Nobel Laureates, among other major awards and distinctions.

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Ian Gere reviews “Too Good to Fail”

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

This publication is released on 21 August 2013.

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Contact:

(UK) Chris Lane, FTI Consulting LLP: Tel. +44 (0) 207 269 7276

About Tekcapital – The World’s Largest University Network for Open Innovation
Tekcapital helps clients profit from new, university-developed intellectual properties.
With our proprietary discovery search engine, linked to 3,300+ universities in 160 countries, coupled with expert scientific review, we provide a turn-key service to make it easy for clients to find and acquire the IP they need to create a competitive advantage.

www.tekcapital.com

Umesh Amin, EVP Tekcapital to speak at Silicon Valley Summit

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

This publication is released on 23 July 2013.

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Contact:

(UK) Chris Lane, FTI Consulting LLP: Tel. +44 (0) 207 269 7276

About Tekcapital – The World’s Largest University Network for Open Innovation
Tekcapital helps clients profit from new, university-developed intellectual properties.
With our proprietary discovery search engine, linked to 3,300+ universities in 160 countries, coupled with expert scientific review, we provide a turn-key service to make it easy for clients to find and acquire the IP they need to create a competitive advantage.

www.tekcapital.com