Peter Holden is an ipCG Senior Advisor. He was previously the Founder and Head of the IP Investment Group and Partner within Coller Capital, a leading global private equity fund with over $20 BB under management. More generally, he has over 20 years of commercializing IP and hi-technology, from corporate technology investments, licensing and alliances for Panasonic ( lived and worked in Osaka, Japan); to running a private seed IP venture fund in New York - Invisible Hand, LP - as founder and Managing Partner; to extensive corporate and university licensing and technology transfer experience with University Patents Inc. of Westport, CT. (Senior VP & Public Officer) and patent sales and licensing with IPVALUE Management, Inc. of Palo Alto, CA and Bridgewater, NJ (Senior Vice President). He is on the Board of several companies, including SITOMOBILE (NASADAQ: SITO), Osang Group (South Korea) and is on the Innovation Advisory Board of United Technologies Corp (NYSE: UTX).
Specialties: Building, funding and running novel IP-rich businesses; Investment & acquisition of IP portfolios; licensing and technology transfer; R&D commercialization; early-stage venture capital, contract negotiations, business development. Primary sectors covered include mobility and convergence, machine learning and big data, advanced electronics, cloud computing, internet and e-commerce, medical devices, social networking and targeted advanced materials innovations.