Kim Chotkowski is Vice President and Head of Licensing Strategy and Operations for InterDigital, Inc. Prior to re-joining InterDigital in January 2019, Kim was Chief Executive Officer for the Licensing Executives Society (U.S.A. and Canada), Inc., and before that was President of Brandywine Ventures LLC.
Kim is an accomplished patent attorney and licensing executive with over 25 years of professional legal and business experience. She holds a degree in electrical engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, a Juris Doctorate from the University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law and an MBA in international business and finance from Sacred Heart University. She has also been named as one of the top IP strategists in the world by IAM every year since 2009.
Kim is an outcome-driven leader with a record of producing consistently strong business results in environments managing hundreds of direct and indirect reports/volunteers. A global accomplished deal maker, advising fortune 50/100/500 corporate boards worldwide on a variety of business matters. She is experienced in a wide range of technical disciplines in obtaining deals worth of millions of dollars, product protection and/or enhanced market share. She also has experience in business development, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate branding programs, and is versed in conducting business in a varied of cultures such as Asia, Europe, Middle East, Europe, Scandinavia and North America.