Anders Arvidsson is the CEO and founder of Parallel North IP, a European IP consulting and brokerage firm providing customized services for clients to leverage the value of intellectual property. He has over two decades’ experience developing, valuing and monetizing patent assets in the corporate world. As a market maker, he has been a pioneer in creating the marketplace for IP transactions, which has helped to protect companies’ strategic product positions and maximize the value of their intellectual property. Arvidsson constantly seeks new ways to use intellectual property as a strategic tool and has delivered to clients annual revenue captures in the range of $10 million to 15 million from various transactions. He has negotiated hundreds of transactions comprising multiple patent portfolios.
Previously, Arvidsson spent 13 years at Nokia, where he headed the patent acquisition team. He has significant experience in negotiated transactions involving multiple patent portfolios. He has also been working as vice president, IP rights for GN Store Nord A/S, which is developing and manufacturing medical devices for hearing impairment and audio solutions.