Creating value from university intellectual property

Whether your goal is a stronger innovation pipeline for the enhancement of current services and products, an objective report assessing the marketability of new technologies, or finding the most capable technology transfer professionals to augment your team, Tekcapital can help with our IP investment services.

Over time, competition tends to reduce a company’s competitive advantage and its returns on invested capital. To neutralize this problem, we help successful companies maintain a vibrant pipeline of new technologies and IP to invigorate their products and services. Even for firms with significant R&D investment, internal development of IP should be enhanced with the best new properties from around the world.

Technology Sourcing
Tekcapital provides a monthly advisory report tailored to each client, listing the best technologies currently available for acquisition or license from more than 4,000 research institutions in 160 countries. Each technology has been pre-screened by a subject matter expert and is acquisition ready. Further, we can immediate deliver a term sheet and close the transaction at our client’s request, usually within 30 days.

University IP Search App
The Tekcapital App can help you instantly find university technologies in any field. Designed to display only university IP, the app is a powerful new tool to help your company stay astride of the accelerating pace of innovation. It is full of features to make your search for cutting-edge innovations more successful. Try it free on the App Store, or go here to learn more.

Objective Analysis of New Technologies
Tekcapital provides a professional and rapid service to help our clients assess the marketability of a new technology. This service assess the potential opportunities and pitfalls of investing in a new invention or intellectual property.The service is called “Invention Evaluator.” To learn more, please visit or view the sample report below.

Technology Transfer Placement Services
Tekcapital’s Vortechs Group matches exceptionally talented professionals with outstanding career opportunities. Founded in 1998, the Vortechs Group is the leading executive search firm for organizations seeking Technology Transfer professionals. As an extension of your human resources department, technical division, or hiring staff, the Vortechs Group can find the right technology transfer professional for your organization. To learn more, please visit

The Tekcapital Advantage

Continuous Discovery
Expert technology sourcing from 4,000+ universities & research laboratories across 160 countries

Scientific Screening of Technology Acquisition Candidates
Intellectual property filtered by our leading experts to ensure relevance and fit with your goals

University IP Mobile App
Patent search engine for quickly finding groundbreaking university IP worldwide

Objective Analysis of New Technologies
Comprehensive scientific and business review to determine the market potential of new technologies

Technology Transfer Placement Services
Providing knowledgeable and experienced technology transfer professionals for universities and corporations