Investor Relations

Intellectual Ventures (IV) is a privately-held invention capital company with one of the world’s largest and fastest growing invention portfolios. As leaders in the business of invention, IV brings together expertise and capital to link buyers with sellers of intellectual property.

Our goal is to grow a more efficient invention economy that will energize technological progress, potentially changing the world for the better.

To date, we have raised more than $6 billion in investor capital with cumulative licensing revenues exceeding $3 billion.

  • Founded in 2000
  • Founders include Nathan Myhrvold, Edward Jung, Peter Detkin, and Greg Gorder
  • 70,000 IP assets acquired and nearly 40,000 IP assets in active monetization programs
  • Three active funds: IIF, ISF and Global Good
  • Global offices in 9 countries
  • Average of 35,000 patent assets evaluated each year

IV does not accept or solicit investments from the general public.

Contact Us

Eric Nagel
Vice President, Investor Relations
T: 1.425.677.2813
M: 1.425.301.1517
T: 65 6408 5078 (Singapore)
M: 65 9853 7316 (Singapore)

Janice Kary
Director, Investor Relations and Business Development
T: 1.425.677.2914

Jacob Sullivan
Senior Manager, Investor Relations
T: 1.425.677.2824

Magda Swanson
Senior Manager, Investor Relations
T: 1.425.467.2310