Raymond Hegarty has joined IV® as vice president of global licensing for Intellectual Ventures in Europe and will be leading IV’s European expansion efforts. Raymond has an extensive background in IP licensing and technology with more than 20 years of experience leading organizations, technology transfer and commercializing intellectual property. Raymond comes to IV from IP Foundation, based in Luxembourg, where he served as CEO.

Raymond offers this perspective on why he joined IV, “I’ve been in this industry for many years and focused on managing intellectual assets for the majority of my professional live. I can’t think of any other company doing the types of innovative work that IV is doing. This is an exciting time to join the company as we expand IV’s presence in Europe.

Raymond will be located in our Dublin office and we look forward to him sharing his views on the industry in coming blog posts.