IP Valuation in Emerging Markets

A major international development bank was eager to integrate better the IP component in its overarching approach to financing innovation in developing countries.

Our Approach

We offered an overview of IP monetization techniques and illustrated at the example of a host of case studies how these can be applied in an emerging markets context. We then assessed if and to what extent these could lend themselves for its technical assistance programs in South East Asia.


The Development Bank used our study to advance the policy debate in this area and to further differentiate its innovation related service offerings in the region.

A very relevant Policy document... The idea that markets for knowledge could be fostered by monetizing IP which, in turn, would accelerate research commercialization merits attention ...timely and needed