Aykut Gulalanlar is senior partner with TLS.IP which is an Intellectual Property and Innovation Management consultancy firm with a track record of delivering high quality strategic advisory services to identify, manage and maximize the value of intellectual assets in a transformative process in line with corporate business goals.
Mr. Gulalanlar is a Patent Attorney since 2011 and has CLP, RTTP and PMP Certifications. He has a bachelor’s degree in electrical Electronics Engineering and a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering.
He worked as a manager in both public and private university TTOs and has considerable expertise on IP management, technology evaluation & valuation and monetization of IP assets. He has an active experience on commercialization of new technologies for over 10 years.
Mr. Gulalanlar, has designed a technology evaluation canvas with IC2 Institute for technology based startups or early stage technologies. The canvas has been applied to more than 150 technologies allowing TTO’s to understand the technology in different perspectives and structure commercialization strategies.
Mr. Gulalanlar is the founder of TECHIN2B, a technology validation and management portal. Portal includes over 3500 active users, 76 international organizations. Mr. Gulalanlar has received several scholarships and awards such as Professional Exchange Fellowship: National Institute of Health (NIH) as Visitor Fellow with full scholarship, Technology Commercialization Program Award – University of Texas, IC2 Institute, EPO Praktika Intern with full scholarship.