Valuation Analysis

We offer a full range of intellectual property and business valuation services— ranging rom financial & tax reporting compliance to situations related to IP transactions, technology licensing, and R&D planning.

Over the last 20 years, our partners and affiliates have advised sophisticated technology companies on the value of their IP assets. We are well versed in applying methodologies and considering the unique factors related to the context and usage of the IP.

silhouette testi_quote_openI worked with Foresight on a business modeling project to help service providers increase revenue through a combination of delivering network cloud services and video on demand. The Foresight team provided thorough analysis, data research, and modeling that contributed to new insight and potential business opportunities for operators. Foresight delivered high quality work and it a pleasure to work with them.testi_quote_closeVP Marketing, Forture 500 Company
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Portfolio Management & Commercialization

  • In-kind Contributions to Joint Ventures
  • Technology Spin-Offs
  • Licensing/Cross-licensing Agreements
  • Patent Sales/Purchases
  • Market Assessments
  • IP Valuation for Funding
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Financial & Tax Reporting

  • Merger and Acquisition Purchase Price Allocation
  • Goodwill Impairment Analysis
  • Portfolio Valuations for Transfer Pricing
  • Royalty Studies for Transfer Pricing
fibrtec testi_quote_openFrom the definition of the scope, to the delivery of the final report, Foresight consistently provided outstanding service on a timely basis that culminated in a highly valuable robust asset. There is no hesitation in our assessment that you have added immense value to our stockholders which should equally serve well as a set of lenses to our future investors.testi_quote_closePenelope Salmons, Fibrtec

Valuation Analysis Case Studies

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Patent Valuation for Transfer
Pricing, 3D Scanning Company

Fair market value appraisal for tax reporting of IP assets transferred between European and US affiliated companies. The analysis focused on a patent portfolio covering 3D scanners and facial recognition hardware and software, and was done in compliance with Internal Revenue Code Section 482.

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Patent Valuation for Corporate Strategy, Security Software Company

Valuation of a large patent portfolio held by a leading player in the field of software and Internet security. The valuation was prepared for senior management and the board of directors for assessing the ROI associated with the company’s patenting activities.

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Trademark Valuation,
European Municipality

Valuation of a portfolio of trademarks and other marketing assets related one of the leading tradeshow events in Europe. The analysis was done in compliance with the European Commission regulations in connection with the transfer of these assets between the IP holding entity and the local municipality.

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Software Valuation,
Advertising SaaS Startup

Valuation of software technology for the purpose of raising funding from investors and strategic partners. The valuation utilized state-of-the-art Software as a Service (SaaS) modeling metrics and valuation techniques.

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Business Valuation,
Composite Materials Company

Fair market value analysis of the enterprise value of a manufacturing company, developing high performance thermoplastic and nano-composite materials. The valuation was prepared for purposes of obtaining funds for manufacturing capacity expansion, as the company was entering new high growth areas.

Media

Mobilize 2011

Presentations

Understanding the Financial Value of Your Patent Portfolio: A Practical Guide for Technologists and Engineers

Publications

Living in a bubble: valuation trends to watch in 2014 – Industry Report

Foresight President Efrat Kasznik is a contributing author on the IAM (Intellectual Asset Management) Magazine, a leading global publication focusing on intellectual property. In the first of a series of blogs, Kasznik looks into the valuation trends of 2014.

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Events

Join us for a great hands-on workshop on how to build your financial projections and do financial modeling with Efrat Kasznik, Lecturer at the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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