Januk Aggarwal, M.Sc.

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Januk Aggarwal, M.Sc.

Director of Intellectual Property

Januk joined Skysong Innovations in March of 2021 and serves as the Director of Intellectual Property for the Physical Sciences team. His role involves working closely with ASU faculty and staff and Skysong Innovations’ business development team to advance ASU discoveries and inventions into the marketplace, by facilitating invention disclosures, evaluating technology, monitoring patent preparation and prosecution, and managing IP.

Prior to joining the Skysong Innovations team, he managed the strategic IP portfolio at Acuity Brands Lighting. In that capacity, he led all stages of the innovation cycle, including ideation, technology scouting, concept development, patent strategy, patent development, patent portfolio management, voice of the customer, business case development, and product commercialization. In addition, he advised senior management on due diligence results for merger & acquisition activities. Januk is a named inventor on 65 U.S. patents.

Januk, a registered patent agent, has a B.Sc. in Physics and Chemistry, and a M.Sc. in Physics from the University of British Columbia.

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Januk Aggarwal, M.Sc.

Director of Intellectual Property

Don Avery

IP Paralegal

Jordan Bell, Ph.D.

Manager of Intellectual Property

Karintha (Kari) Buice

Executive Admin

Augustine V. Cheng, J.D.

CEO and Chief Legal Officer

Krysta Flores

Project Coordinator

Todd Glenn, J.D.

Senior Associate General Counsel

Jovan Heusser, M.B.A.

Director of Licensing and Business Development

Charlie Lewis

Vice President of Venture Development and Physical Sciences

Jessica Mandl

Director of Operations and IP Paralegal

Mason McCarty, J.D.

Assistant General Counsel

Sammy Mikhail

Compliance and Agreement Specialist

Lisa Nolan

Senior Accountant

Nicole Reilly

Vice President of Finance and Human Resources

Kyle N. Siegal, M.S., J.D.

Senior Vice President and Chief Patent Counsel

Patricia Stepp, Ph.D.

Director of Intellectual Property

Joynita Sur

Senior Licensing and Business Development Associate

CJ Washington

IP Assistant

Shen Yan, J.D.

Director of Intellectual Property

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