Dr. Hidero Niioka

Founder & CEO, IP Nexus

Dr. Hidero Niioka

Founder & CEO, IP Nexus

Biography

IP Nexus founder, Hidero Niioka, was born in Japan and grew up in Germany where he obtained his PhD and lectured IP law at the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition. He graduated from Stanford Law School and has worked as an IP litigator and as an investment banker in Technology, Media and Telecommunications. He drew on his dual experience in IP law and investment banking to develop IP Nexus, a unique marketplace solution in the innovation and intellectual property space. IP Nexus (ipnexus.com) is a global marketplace for innovation and intellectual property connecting startups, business owners, SMEs, universities, and other entities with lawyers and other experts who can help them launch successful enterprises, and protect and monetize their intellectual property.