Mr. Tedesco has spent a large portion of his career developing, managing, valuing, and monetizing intellectual property as both an owner and an operator. As an operator, he has held senior level management positions where he obtained extensive experience developing software and technology assets in addition to designing and implementing software and patent licensing programs. Mr. Tedesco has negotiated more than 100 IP transactions and managed the licensing program to an industry leading essential Ethernet patent portfolio. Mr. Tedesco has significant experience working with IP related to telecommunications, software development and technology related to data transmission, including network adapters, SOC (system on a chip), and methods designed to reduce network latency.
As a consultant, Mr. Tedesco has provided multiple levels of damages evaluations for both plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual property disputes. He has performed IP valuations, developed damages and lost-profit models, analyzed infringement contentions, calculated reasonable royalty rates, and prepared expert analysis in numerous IP litigation matters. Mr. Tedesco has significant experience evaluating licensing terms and the reasonable intent of parties in SEP licensing disputes, including the amount of compensation due for patented technology subject to FRAND agreements.
Mr. Tedesco is a Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) and a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP).
B.A., Political Science, Business Administration, 1991
U.S. Ethernet Innovations, LLC
Senior vice president, licensing director
2009 - 2013
Dispute Resolution Consulting, LLC
2008 - 2012
AlseT IP Management, L.P.
2008 - 2009
ExchangeBlvd, LLC / ExchangeBlvd IP, LLC
2000 - 2008
Vice president, Business Development
1998 - 2000
Augusta National Golf Club / The Masters
1992 - 1998
News & Insights
- IAM Yearbook 2018October 12, 2017
- IAM Yearbook 2017October 12, 2016
Seminars & Speaking Engagements
- October 27-28, 2015
Licensing Executive Society
Technology Association of Georgia