• 知的財産の潜在的価値を高めたい企業に高度なリバースエンジニアリングサービスを提供するため、1989 年に創立

    カナダのオタワに本社、世界各地に250 名以上の社員とオフィスを配置

    200 社以上の世界的な技術、半導体、電子機器企業にソリューションを提供

    詳細な世界レベルの解析を行う高度なツールや設備を備える最先端の社内ティアダウン研究所を 5 カ所設置

    四半世紀以上にわたり、TechInsights は世界有数の革新的な企業と特許や技術の戦略的なパートナーであり続け、知的財産 (IP)、技術、製品開発チームが最善かつ事実に基づいた知財や技術投資の意思決定を行うお手伝いをしてきました。

    2017 年、特許サービスおよび最先端技術情報におけるグローバルリーダーとなるべく、Chipworks と TechInsights は統合いたしました。

    この合併により、より優れた特許および技術解析の基準を定めるリバースエンジニアリング能力と、世界最大の蓄積された技術情報データベースが得られることになります。

    TechInsights は現在、TechInsights 知財サービスと技術情報という 2 つの統合された部門を通じて特化型サービスや製品を幅広くご提供しています。

    知的財産ソリューション

    技術的製品における特許ポートフォリオの価値を示す、洞察に富みカスタマイズされたソリューション

    TechInsights 知財サービスには、先端技術市場における特許価値の検証、特許と製品のマッチング、堅固な侵害証拠の提供に関する卓越した実績があります。TechInsights の知財クライアントには、米国における特許保持企業の上位 50 社のうち 37 社が含まれています。クライアント企業は、特許発明が利用されているかどうかと利用方法の把握、クライアントの特許ポートフォリオの内容と潜在的価値についての把握、競合他社への対応、特許のライセンス供与による利益向上、強力な特許ポートフォリオの構築、戦略的な特許の売却による収益の創出などの点において極めて大きな利益が得られます。

    技術情報

    量産ハイテク機器の、極めて正確な解析

    TechInsights の技術情報部門は、幅広い電子機器や半導体素子を積極的に分析しています。TechInsights の技術アナリストは、システムからナノレベルに至るまで分析する独自の能力により、他社にはできない、全世界における幅広い電子機器や半導体素子の内側を探ります。

    TechInsights の技術的知見は、特化型サービスと、コスト効率が高いサブスクリプション製品を通じて提供されます。これにより技術および製品開発チームは、製品戦略のリスクを回避し、クラス最高の設計とプロセス技術をもって素早い市場投入を果たし、製品や価格の意思決定をより適切に下し、競争入札でより多くの入札を勝ち取ることができるようになります。

    200 社以上の半導体、電子機器、ソフトウェアにおけるグローバルリーダーが、技術革新と意思決定の促進を行うにあたって TechInsights の洞察に信頼を寄せています。

    TechInsights は、世界の他のどの企業よりも数多く、幅広い量産電子機器のティアダウンと積極的な解析を行っています。解析対象には、スマートフォン、ウェアラブル技術、IoT、医療、その他注目すべき電子機器製品が含まれます。TechInsights は数百点の電子デバイス、数千の部品を解析し、業界の各セクターで何が起こっているかを明らかにしています。

    TechInsights は、随時、技術的ブログを公開、更新しており、こちらでティアダウン、解析、新製品レポートの最新情報リリースを行っています。

    経営チーム

    John Day, Chief Executive Officer – creating an empowered and accountable organization

    With a background in finance, John provides the leadership required to ensure TechInsights is a profitable organization driven by a sound strategy and an empowered work environment. He brings to TechInsights experience with business media, business intelligence, and business data for organizations in Europe, Asia, and North America. Prior to joining TechInsights, John led the JOC Group, serving the international shipping community, and now a successful division of IHS Inc.. He also led RISI Inc. the provider of market intelligence to the global forest products industry.

    Andy Millen, Chief Financial Officer – driving organizational efficiency, agility, control

    Andy is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 25 years of experience in the high technology sector. He brings a rounded perspective to his role as CFO having led finance teams in both private and publicly-held companies. A champion for performance management and continuous process improvement, Andy also brings risk management and compliance experience.

    Mike McLean, Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property Services – fact-based IP decisions

    Mike is a recognized leader in the Intellectual Property and Patent Strategy market. He is respected and sought after for his ability to assess complex situations and apply technical intelligence to ensure fact-based IP decisions related to patent licensing, patent portfolio management, and IP monetization. He works closely with the technology practices of major law firms, the in-house corporate counsel teams of key technology companies, and external licensing agencies where he helps develop, support, and execute high-return patent strategies.

    Ian MacLean, Vice President, Intellectual Property Services – helping clients leverage IP assets

    Ian provides strategic direction and leadership to a team of specialized engineers, analysts and customer service professionals dedicated to providing Intellectual Property (IP) Groups and Law Firms with the ability to get value from their patent portfolios. Prior to his current role, Ian was VP of Patent Intelligence Services for Chipworks. A veteran of the technology sector, Ian’s career spans over 20 years. He has enjoyed senior sales, marketing and business development roles for at leading technology companies. Ian holds a BA from the University of Western Ontario.

    John Kumhyr, Senior Vice President, Global Sales – growing TechInsights globally

    A seasoned technology executive, John is responsible for developing plans and strategies that position TechInsights as the dominant global player in patent services and technology intelligence. John has international business experience in a career that spans almost 30 years including working in Asia and Europe. He has held senior leadership positions for several of the world’s leading semiconductor and technology firms including Siemens, Infineon, and AMCC. John holds a joint honours degree in Electrical Engineering and Commerce from McMaster University.

    Jason Abt, Vice President, Operations – technology expertise

    Jason’s background includes experience in the semiconductor and electronics industry. Prior to his current position, Jason held several technical and business roles, including the analysis of electronic systems and semiconductor devices. Jason’s experience spans numerous technologies including wireless connectivity, data storage, and advanced logic processes. He has also led the development of advanced tools and the processes used to analyze them. Jason has a Bachelor's of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering from Queen's University.

    Jennifer Rantz, Vice President, Human Resources – developing a world-class, high performing workforce

    Jennifer is responsible for all aspects of the Company’s global human resources (HR) function, including recruitment and selection of talent, rewards and recognition, organizational design, and learning and development. She is passionate about employee engagement and leading the company’s efforts to attract, develop and retain exceptional talent. Jennifer moves into the position of VP of HR for TechInsights having long served in this capacity at Chipworks where she was instrumental in building an open, value-based culture that helped fuel continuous innovation and attracting the best engineering expertise. Jennifer earned her B.Sc. in Economics from Trent University and is a Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL).

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