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Chip Murray

Partner, Innovation Banking and Development

Industrial Manufacturing Authority

Partner | Innovation Banking and DevelopmentChip has had deep, intimate experience successfully managing almost every critical function of a global industrial manufacturing company, and has used that perspective to leverage intellectual property and licensing in ways that make him one of the most respected people in the industry.

Chip’s 38-year career in diverse leadership positions with DuPont has provided him with a wealth of experiences in manufacturing, marketing, international business development, IP, and product development. Most recently, Chip was the Global Managing Director of DuPont Intellectual Assets & Licensing where he was charged with leveraging maximum value for DuPont technology, intellectual property and knowledge. Chip grew that business 5-fold to hundreds of millions in net revenues averaging 115 licensing deals per year, ranging from individual patent and trademark licenses to worldwide process licensing.

He was the Global Technology Director for DuPont’s Polyester Enterprise with responsibility for all polymer & fiber R&D, and the Director of Strategic Planning while DuPont implemented an overall divestiture strategy forming many joint ventures around the world. While he was Global Licensing Director for Polyester, he negotiated and transferred over 50 process licensing projects in Asia, Europe, North and South America, and the Middle East.

Early in his career as an engineer in R&D, Chip developed and commercialized numerous breakthrough technologies. Chip holds several advisory board positions, including for the Licensing Executives Society, IP100, and

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