Marcos Kauffman joins Barker Brettell’s IP Valuation Service

Intellectual Property (IP) firm Barker Brettell has announced that Marcos Kauffman has been appointed IP Valuations Consultant to its IP Valuation Service. He will be working closely with Barker Brettell’s senior partner, John Lawrence. Marcos is a skilled IP director, technology transfer and business growth consultant with a reputation for delivering innovative and strategic leadership in digital manufacturing.

An expert in identifying and commercialising new technology in the manufacturing sectors, Marcos has guided business advisors and company executives for over 15 years on the use of IP as a business asset. This includes working for over 10 years in the UK automotive manufacturing industry, where most recently he implemented IP strategies to enable a new manufacturing company to maximise commercialisation of its high-performance battery packs for electric vehicles.

Speaking of the appointment, Marcos commented: “I’m delighted to be taking up this consultancy position. I look forward to highlighting the importance of intangible asset management through Barker Brettell’s IP valuation service, as today many enterprises reflect a business structure where up to 90% of a company’s net worth consists of knowledge-based or digital assets.”

John Lawrence, senior partner at Barker Brettell added: “Marcos is renowned in the manufacturing sectors as an accomplished and influential Intellectual Property advisor. His experience with and understanding of the challenges and drivers in both the private and public sectors make him an obvious choice to join our IP Valuation Service team.”

Currently Marcos is a director at the Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering (AME) at Coventry University, and IP strategy director at Next Seti International Limited.

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