Intellectual Ventures

Intellectual Ventures is an invention and investment business that creates, incubates and commercializes impactful inventions. The Company collaborates with leading inventors, partners with pioneering companies and invests both expertise and capital in the process of invention. IV's mission is to energize and streamline an invention economy that will drive innovation around the world.

HQBellevue, WA, US
Size (employees)639 (est)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Intellectual Ventures was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Bellevue, WA, US

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Key People/Management at Intellectual Ventures

Nathan Myhrvold

Nathan Myhrvold

Larry Froeber

Larry Froeber

Janet Smith

Janet Smith

General Counsel
Patrick Ennis

Patrick Ennis

Global Head of Technology
Cory Van Arsdale

Cory Van Arsdale

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Intellectual Ventures Office Locations

Intellectual Ventures has offices in Bellevue, Cupertino, Washington and Dublin
Bellevue, WA, US (HQ)
Building IV, 3150 139th Ave SE
Bellevue, WA, US
14360 SE Eastgate Way
Cupertino, CA, US
19620 Stevens Creek Blvd #270
Washington, DC, US
900 7th St NW #1030
Dublin, IE
7 Harcourt St
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Intellectual Ventures News and Updates

Intellectual Ventures and Toler Law Group Collaborate to Give High-Growth Private Software Technology Companies Valuable Access to Patent Portfolio

New patent licensing program allows select software and application technology services companies greater access to IV’s vast patent more

Intellectual Ventures Names Arvin Patel to its Invention Investment Fund as Chief Operating Officer

BELLEVUE, Wash., July 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Intellectual Ventures (IV) announced Arvin Patel as the company's Chief Operating Officer for its Invention Investment Fund (IIF). Patel will lead commercialization strategy and execution, business development, and partnerships across...

Ericsson and Intellectual Ventures Sign License Agreement

STOCKHOLM, June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) and Intellectual Ventures have signed a license agreement ending all patent infringement lawsuits between the companies, including a lawsuit that went to trial earlier this year and resulted in a USD 43 million jury verdict...

Ericsson signs license agreement with Intellectual Ventures

Ericsson expects a negative impact on operating income in segment Networks in the current quarter after it reached an agreement to end all patent infringement lawsuits with Intellectual Ventures, the Swedish company said on Monday.

$43M Awarded to Intellectual Ventures I LLC in Patent Infringement Trial

MARSHALL, Texas, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A Texas jury awarded $43 million to Intellectual Ventures I LLC after finding telecom heavyweights T-Mobile and Ericsson Inc. infringed on the company's patents used for wireless services for the LTE network. The jury awarded $34 million...

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Meet IV: Corrie Ortega

“What you’re looking for does not exist.” That was some frank advice Corrie Ortega once heard from her Ph.D. advisor at the University of Washington. “It just doesn’t exist,” she remembers him saying. “You can’t have this humanitarian focus and do things without your work being at the mercy of …

Intellectual Ventures Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Intellectual Ventures founded?

    Intellectual Ventures was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Intellectual Ventures key executives?

    Intellectual Ventures's key executives are Nathan Myhrvold, Larry Froeber and Janet Smith.

  • How many employees does Intellectual Ventures have?

    Intellectual Ventures has 639 employees.

  • Where is Intellectual Ventures headquarters?

    Intellectual Ventures headquarters is located at Building IV, 3150 139th Ave SE, Bellevue.

  • Where are Intellectual Ventures offices?

    Intellectual Ventures has offices in Bellevue, Cupertino, Washington and Dublin.

  • How many offices does Intellectual Ventures have?

    Intellectual Ventures has 5 offices.