In this interview, Simon Webster, CEO of Clarivate, shares some insights about the organization’s IP Management Solutions and Services, their unique value proposition, and their roadmap for the future.
How has Clarivate strengthened its position in IP Management space?
Clarivate believes that their ideas can change the world. Since 1969, they have been relentlessly reducing risk for their customers therefore setting the standard for reliable, secure, and verified data; driving efficiency through best practice and actionable IP intelligence. Their purpose is to help business leaders and IP professionals change the way they manage their IP. Clarivate engages themselves in innovating and bringing to market next-gen IP solutions—these IP solutions help in minimizing risks and result to better decision-making.
The company provides technology that enhances IP solutions in such a way that clients get to enjoy services and information in a simple way—right at their fingertips. “We exist to take the hassle out of IP, liberating the world’s IP experts from process; empowering them to do what they do best.” says Simon Webster, CEO at Clarivate.
While interacting with the CIOs of IP Management companies, what idea do you get of the challenges they face?
The company has always recognised the value of technology utilized by experts in the industry; they’re the ones who strike a balance between the big picture and minute detail.
We exist to take the hassle out of IP, liberating the world’s IP experts from process; empowering them to do what they do best.
Deadlines, documents and stakeholders’ pressure might make it difficult to keep businesses at par with IP portfolio. It’s a high-stake process where little mistakes can cost big and have serious implications. But Clarivate assures that their suite of IP Management Software brings together 40,000 plus IP professionals from across the globe. The company’s solutions help in connecting millions of global IP users every day. For every IP team that wants to be ahead of others in the industry, tackling the complications of IP and catering to effective IP management is necessary.
What are the unique features Clarivate offers its clients through its products?
Every organisation has their specific and unique demands and priorities, especially when it comes to managing the IP. Making use of their analytical tools and advanced technology, Clarivate offers a wide-ranging software solution that caters to each client requirement. Each offering is crafted carefully depending upon the size of companies. A single cloud-based IP management tool called FoundationIP is used by corporations and law firms. It offers rapid implementation and portfolio upload. Memotech software is used for international organisations or ones with complex requirements- it supports both internal and external collaboration. Even for small corporate, they have a software called Ipendo, which is an easy-to-use cloud-based IP Management Solution— offering simple yet effective straight-forward administration.
What does the future look like for Clarivate?
Clarivate provides consolidated IP operational processes within a single platform. Through this platform, clients are assured of reliable and high-quality data against global IP records. In order to maintain coordination among disclosure, evaluation and decision-making, Clarivate works with the best in the industry tools.
Clarivate takes assistance from Innography IP intelligence software to provide better solutions for clients. This IP intelligence software takes on patent search and analysis to a whole new level with the help of big data that result into best possible return on clients’ IP investments. The incredible presence of Clarivate in the industry has encouraged them to spread across four continents with their solutions and services. The company has plans of innovating better IP management solutions in future.