Sanghoon is a seasoned IP strategist and patent analyst with a focus on technology. He advises on ICT ecosystems, technology landscaping, strategic patenting, open innovation and startup ecosystems. Sanghoon is passionate about disruptive IP and targets IP centric R&D and open innovation to introduce undiscovered technology to the marketplace.
Sanghoon began his career by spearheading patent engineering at LG Electronics and the Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. He was also successful in closing multiple IP focused deals for patent licensing companies, global IP investment firms and brokerage firms. Currently, Sanghoon is an innovation evangelist for a NASDAQ listed technology company.
Sanghoon is a registered patent agent under the USPTO. His education includes a Masters of Communications Engineering from the Technical University of Munich and a Bachelor’s degree in Physics from Sogang University in Korea. He also interned at BMW Central Research and Siemens Central Research and was a recipient of the General Electric Scholarship.