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Company Overview of Questel S.A.

Company Overview

Questel S.A. provides a suite of Web-based services for productivity and collaboration related to intellectual property business development, R&D, legal, financial, and licensing departments. It offers solutions in the areas of competitive intelligence and technological landscape; ideation management and innovation capture; technology scouting and licensing-in; invention management and prior-art searching; portfolio management and pruning; and licensing-out and monetization. The company also provides software to search and analyze intellectual property business intelligence and to cover IP needs across the innovation lifecycle; and manage software for intellectual asset management. In additi...

1 Boulevard de la Madeleine

Paris,  75001


Founded in 1978


33 1 55 04 52 00


33 1 55 04 52 01

Key Executives for Questel S.A.

Chief Executive Officer
Founder and Partner of Questel Consulting
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Executive Officer of Patent People
Chief Executive Officer of Executiveip
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Questel S.A. Key Developments

IK VII Fund Mulls Acquisitions Of Questel

IK Investment Partners has entered into negotiation through its fund IK VII Fund to acquire a stake in Questel S.A. from its current shareholders, including Capzanine, Raise Investissement, Questel’s founders and management team. IK plans, together with the founders, management team and Raise, to support the international expansion and external growth strategy of the group. Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed. Eduardo Fernandez, Grégory de Saxcé, Paul Lombard from Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP acted as legal advisors for IK Investment Partners. David Benin and Alexis Matheron from DC Advisory acted as the financial advisor for sellers. Olivier Aubouin and Marine Ollive from Mayer Brown acted as the legal advisors for sellers. Arsene Taxnd acted as the tax advisor for sellers.

Questel S.A. Presents at Patent Information Annual Conference of China 2017, Sep-05-2017 03:30 PM

Questel S.A. Presents at Patent Information Annual Conference of China 2017, Sep-05-2017 03:30 PM. Venue: Intellectual Property Publishing House Co., Ltd No.50, Qixiang Road, Haidian District, Beijing, China. Speakers: HOU Ruiling, Asia-Pacific Director.

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