Robin Walton

Principal Consultant
Robin Walton

Robin has several years of experience working with clients throughout the IP lifecycle – from advising on strategic IP capture & protection, to delivering detailed patent landscapes / competitive analysis reports and assessing IP monetisation options. He particularly enjoys working with start-ups & SMEs to manage and drive their innovation processes and has helped companies build world class patent portfolios that have resulted in high-value trade sale exits.

As a Principal Consultant at ClearViewIP, Robin has full project delivery and team-leading responsibilities, and regularly manages and reviews work from the technical analyst/consulting team. He also undertakes a number of other consulting roles including developing patent mining strategies for acquisition, identifying licensing opportunities, IP due diligence, and IP valuation.

Robin advises clients on IP matters in a range of high-tech fields including mobile apps, audio/video streaming, telecoms, consumer electronics, mHealth/telehealth and medical devices.

Robin has a first class honours degree in Biomedical Materials from Nottingham University (BSc), a doctorate in Biomaterials from Oxford University (DPhil) and holds the Postgraduate Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from Brunel University (PGCert IP). Robin is also a Certified Patent Valuation Analyst (CPVA) and keeps his designation current and active through on-going training courses.

Published articles include peer-reviewed academic research and patent review papers on collagen-based medical devices/implants, as well as editorial for Managing Intellectual Property Magazine.