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- About PatentSight
Top-notch IT engineers, highly skilled analysts and experienced professionals from 21 nations form our team.
We are a German company with a worldwide client base. PatentSight has offices in Germany, Japan and the US and
only gathers the best and brightest minds from across the globe. Currently, our team consists of top notch IT engineers, highly skilled analysts and professionals from 21 nations with cumulatively 200+ years' experience in patent analytics.
PatentSight was founded in 2008 by Nils Omland as a spin-off from the WHU – Otto-Beisheim School of Management. Before founding PatentSight, Nils worked together with Prof. Dr. Holger Ernst for several years in the field of patent valuation and analytics.
Nils and Holger’s pioneering thought leadership is expressed in ground-breaking, rewarded and highly cited scientific publications.
PatentSight launched its first Business Intelligence Software in 2012. Our software solution provides unique, reliable and relevant insights into the patent landscape for decision makers and patent experts in the fields of benchmarking, R&D strategy, trend scouting, M&A, licensing and portfolio optimization.
7 of the top 10 chemical firms use PatentSight's Analytics Platform. Other blue chip clients come from various industries such as healthcare, automotive, consumer products, telecommunication, logistics, software, engineering, electronics from around the world.
In 2009, we achieved an important milestone with the development of the Patent Asset Index™, a new approach to assess patent quality and to benchmark patent portfolios. Patent Asset Index™ was first endorsed by BASF and Dow Chemical. Since then, the Patent Asset Index™ has been adopted by many more firms from various industries.
PatentSight continues to conduct cutting-edge research to advance our understanding about best practices, methods and tools in the field of intellectual property valuation, management and analytics.
Academic research and selected consulting projects in patent analytics
Launch of PatentSight Analytics Platform
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