CPA Global

CPA Global is an intellectual property (IP) management and IP software specialist, and a provider of outsourced legal services. It helps corporates and law firms in managing IP rights, such as patents, designs, and trademarks. The company's services include the development and implementation of IP software management solutions; patent portfolio optimization; patent search and analytics; patent and trademark renewals; as well as other IP support services such as docketing, trademark watching, and domain management.

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Parent CompanyClarivate
HQJersey, JE
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CPA Global was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Jersey, JE

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Key People/Management at CPA Global

Simon Webster

Simon Webster

Paul Woolf

Paul Woolf

Group CFO & Chief Operating Officer
Gordon Samson

Gordon Samson

CEO, Tech-Enabled Services
David Cramer

David Cramer

CEO, Software & Data
Melanie Fitzpatrick

Melanie Fitzpatrick

Group Chief People and Brand Officer (CPBO)
Alex Cregan

Alex Cregan

President, North America
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CPA Global Office Locations

CPA Global has offices in Jersey, Alexandria, Bingham Farms, Boise and in 14 other locations
Jersey, JE (HQ)
Liberation House Castle Street
Sydney, AU
Suite 17.01A, Market St
Graz, AT
St.-Peter-Gürtel 10
Rueil-Malmaison, FR
8 Rue Eugène et Armand Peugeot
Haar, DE
Münchener Str. 14
Munich, DE
60 Martin-Strasse
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CPA Global Financials and Metrics

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$21 m


In total, CPA Global had raised $21 m. CPA Global is a subsidiary of Clarivate

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CPA Global News and Updates

Legal IT Newswire: CPA Global enters strategic partnership with Aurora North

IP technology leader CPA Global today announces a new strategic partnership with Aurora North, a leader in delivering IP prosecution software, services and consulting for law firms. The new collaboration brings together CPA Global and Aurora North’s offerings to better enable law firms to combine te…

Leonard Green to buy CPA Global

Cinven said Aug. 29 that it has agreed to sell CPA Global to Leonard Green & Partners LP. Financial terms weren’t announced. CPA Global provides IP software, services and data & analytics for corporates and law firms. The deal is valued at 2.4 billion pounds ($3.1 billion), according to pres…

CPA Global invests in Markpro

CPA Global has made an investment in Seoul-based Markpro, a provider of patent renewals, trademark renewals and IP software for Korean companies. No financial terms were disclosed. Markpro was previously owned by UTC, a Korean tech-focused private equity firm.

CPA Global Blogs

Realizing the business value of patent intelligence through patent monitoring

By Shayne Phillips, Founder and Managing Member, Six Points Consulting

Enlightening IP: How EDF used powerful analytics to assess strategic and technological trends in Battery patents

By Dupre-la-Tour Stéphane, Gregoire Sandra, Lucidarme Thierry, and Olivier Fabien at EDF Lab Saclay-France

EDF spotlight: powerful patent predictions in photovoltaics

By Dupre-la-Tour Stéphane, Gregoire Sandra, Lucidarme Thierry, and Olivier Fabien at EDF Lab Saclay-France

Virtual think tank report: Reducing the friction in IP operations

Intellectual Property can offer indispensable value to a company. The teams that manage IP for a business have the opportunity to make and save money, bolster company-wide strategy and help keep their business ahead of the competition.

Creating a new normal that puts mental health first

Do you know where the term 9-5 comes from?It’s actually a hangover from the 19th century industrial revolution, when the textile manufacturer and reformist Robert Owen led the calls for workplace reform with the slogan ‘eight hours’ labour, eight hours’ recreation, eight hours’ rest.’ Th…

Clarivate Completes Acquisition of CPA Global to Form a Global Intellectual Property Powerhouse

- Creates end-to-end solution covering the entire intellectual property, science and innovation lifecycle  - Clarivate reaffirms standalone 2020 financial outlook
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CPA Global Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CPA Global founded?

    CPA Global was founded in 1969.

  • Who are CPA Global key executives?

    CPA Global's key executives are Simon Webster, Paul Woolf and Gordon Samson.

  • How many employees does CPA Global have?

    CPA Global has 2,637 employees.

  • Who are CPA Global competitors?

    Competitors of CPA Global include Bird & Bird, Perkins Coie and Anaqua.

  • Where is CPA Global headquarters?

    CPA Global headquarters is located at Liberation House Castle Street, Jersey.

  • Where are CPA Global offices?

    CPA Global has offices in Jersey, Alexandria, Bingham Farms, Boise and in 14 other locations.

  • How many offices does CPA Global have?

    CPA Global has 20 offices.