Buyer : KABUSHIKI KAISHA KOBE SEIKO SHO (KOBE STEEL, LTD.) - Seller : SHINKO METAL PRODUCTS CO., LTD. - Date Recorded : September 19, 2022

Buyer : SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA - Seller : SAKAI DISPLAY PRODUCTS CORPORATION - Date Recorded : September 19, 2022

Buyer : QUALCOMM INCORPORATED - Seller : NUVIA, INC. - Date Recorded : September 13, 2022

Buyer : YAHOO! INC. - Seller : ZIMBRA, INC. - Date Recorded : September 13, 2022

Buyer : CANON INC. - Seller : OFINNO, LLC - Date Recorded : September 12, 2022

Buyer : INTELLECTUAL VENTURES ASSETS 103 LLC - Seller : E.O. COMMUNICATION FUND, LLC - Date Recorded : September 7, 2022

Buyer : HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. - Seller : FUTUREWEI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. - Date Recorded : September 6, 2022

Buyer : MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS CONNECTIVITY, INC - Seller : VESTA SOLUTIONS, INC. - Date Recorded : September 6, 2022

Buyer : MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, INC. - Seller : AVIGILON ANALYTICS CORPORATION - Date Recorded : August 30, 2022

Buyer : SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD. - Seller : DONG YANG INK CO., LTD. - Date Recorded : August 30, 2022

Buyer : KABUSHIKI KAISHA KOBE SEIKO SHO (KOBE STEEL, LTD.) - Seller : SHINKO METAL PRODUCTS CO., LTD. - Date Recorded : September 19, 2022

Buyer : SHARP KABUSHIKI KAISHA - Seller : SAKAI DISPLAY PRODUCTS CORPORATION - Date Recorded : September 19, 2022

Buyer : QUALCOMM INCORPORATED - Seller : NUVIA, INC. - Date Recorded : September 13, 2022

Buyer : YAHOO! INC. - Seller : ZIMBRA, INC. - Date Recorded : September 13, 2022

Buyer : CANON INC. - Seller : OFINNO, LLC - Date Recorded : September 12, 2022

Buyer : INTELLECTUAL VENTURES ASSETS 103 LLC - Seller : E.O. COMMUNICATION FUND, LLC - Date Recorded : September 7, 2022

Buyer : HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD. - Seller : FUTUREWEI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. - Date Recorded : September 6, 2022

Buyer : MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS CONNECTIVITY, INC - Seller : VESTA SOLUTIONS, INC. - Date Recorded : September 6, 2022

Buyer : MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS, INC. - Seller : AVIGILON ANALYTICS CORPORATION - Date Recorded : August 30, 2022

Buyer : SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD. - Seller : DONG YANG INK CO., LTD. - Date Recorded : August 30, 2022

KARI LAENTO 

Strategic Advisor Emeritus

Biography

The story goes… Michael Lubitz and Kari Laento sat in a bar in Silicon Valley in the mid 1990s and penciled out the idea for Global Technology Transfer Group. Michael took that vision and made it a reality. Kari provided access to his vast corporate network, and the rest is history.

Kari was formerly the President and CEO of SnV Partners, a leading venture capital firm based in Helsinki, Finland and an early investor in Paypal. Previously, Kari was the Senior Vice President of Corporate Venture Capital for Sonera Corporation. He also served as the Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategic Sourcing and Intellectual Asset Management. Kari was a member of the Advisory Board for both the Noptek Fund and the TelAdvent Fund.

An accomplished Olympiad, Kari has served as both President and board member for the Finnish Basketball Federation and as a member of the board of the National Olympic Committee. Kari is proficient in four languages, Finnish, Swedish, English, and German. Kari has a Master of Laws degree from University of Helsinki. He also attended Helsinki Business School, Finnish Institute of Management, and Darden Business School, University of Virginia.