Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property Rights, Professional Services
Mike McLean, senior vice president of IP services at TechInsights, leads a group of patent professionals and technology analysts who prove patent value for technology companies, enabling them to make effective decisions about IP investments and to maximise the returns on those investments.
Mr. McLean has established a centre of excellence around patent portfolio management and patent assessments. His practice enables data-driven decision making and effective identification of patent assets for enforcement or sale, provides guidance on invention selection and patent acquisition programmes and ensures the alignment of patent portfolios with IP and business strategy.
Since joining TechInsights in 1996, Mr. McLean has worked extensively with the technology practices of major law firms, in-house corporate counsel teams of global technology companies and external licensing agencies. Mr. McLean’s team supports many of the world’s leading patent holders through local offices in North America, Europe, Japan, Korea, China and Taiwan.