Brad Kullberg has extensive experience in IP strategy, management, valuation, licensing, monetization, and litigation. In addition to his broad corporate experience in patent and brand licensing, product development, business development, and corporate strategy, he has provided expert transaction and advisory services to clients across a range of industries and technologies, including IP transactions involving troubled companies. He has testified in state and federal court proceedings on issues related to damages and industry licensing practices.
Mr. Kullberg has developed and implemented IP monetization strategies designed to generate maximum value while aligning with overall corporate strategy. He has marketed, licensed, purchased, sold, and enforced intellectual property rights on a global basis across many different technology areas. He has evaluated patent infringement claims and led negotiations resulting in license agreements, often in the context of litigation by the IP owner, and has managed patent and brand licensing businesses as both licensor and licensee.
Prior to joining BRG, Mr. Kullberg was Managing Director at Capstone Advisory Group, LLC, and prior to that was Vice President of Patent Transaction Services at a global IP transaction and advisory services firm, where his work included patent buying for anonymous clients and contingency patent selling on behalf of IP owners. Prior to this role, he was Vice President of Corporate Business Development at Polaroid Corporation, where he led technology and brand licensing activities related to the company’s Imaging and Consumer Electronics businesses. Responsibilities included patent portfolio monetization, business leadership for all patent infringement matters, license negotiation, and compliance. His 30-year career at Polaroid included roles in corporate business development, global marketing strategy, program management, and technical and operational assignments.
- Audio/Visual Systems
- Chemical and Coating Processes
- Computer Hardware/Software
- Consumer Electronics
- Consumer Products
- Imaging and Printing
- Internet Services
- Medical Devices
- Wireless Devices
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B.S., Chemical Engineering
Vice president, Patent Transaction Services
2009 - 2010
Vice president, Corporate Business Development and Licensing
2002 - 2009
Director of Strategy
1999 - 2001
Named in IAM Magazine's Top 300 IP Strategists list.
News & Insights
- IAM MarketAugust 18, 2016
News & Commentary
- IAMJune 2017
- IAM Strategy 300June 3, 2016
- IAM Strategy 300June 12, 2015
- BRG press releaseJune 1, 2015
Licensing Executives Society
Co-chair of Boston Chapter