A Decade Of Leading the Industry

Paul Adams recognised for the 10th consecutive year in the IAM Strategy 300 rankings – one of less than five people globally to have achieved this milestone – and Paul Davies recognised for the 7th year .


Paul Adams, CEO, and Paul Davies, and Managing Director – Singapore, at global intangible asset advisory, valuation and corporate finance firm EverEdge have been named amongst the world’s elite intellectual property strategists in the 2022 IAM Strategy 300 rankings. This is the 10th and 7th times respectively that they have been acknowledged in thsee rankings. In the case of Paul Adams, he is one of less than five people globally who has achieved this accolade for 10-consecutive years.

Acknowledging Paul Adams, the IAM Strategy 300 team said: “A world-class IP valuation, advisory and transaction leader, Paul Adams has been a fixture in the IP field. In his capable hands, many technological advancements and IP outputs have flourished. He brings success wherever he goes with his ideas. Also, he is a highly engaging and thoughtful strategist, on top of the latest trends and able to present them cogently.”

And acknowledging Paul Davies, the IAM Strategy 300 team said: “A global leader in IP transactions, Paul Davies “has a wealth of knowledge about IP and is expert in unlocking the hidden value in intangible assets”. He is considered “a superb consultant, mentor and adviser to both enterprises and governments in the area of IP management and strategy”, and “his superior skills” ought to be recognised.”

Commenting on this recognition, Paul Adams, CEO of EverEdge said: “I am delighted and honoured that Paul Davies and I have been recognised as Leading IP Strategists by IAM Strategy 300 for 7 and 10 consecutive years, respectively.

“One of the reasons Paul and I value these acknowledgements is the independence and robustness of the IAM ranking process. There is no way to buy your way onto the list – the selection process is via IAM’s independent research and interviews with senior representatives from the global IP community.

“For Paul and I to be recognised amongst the world’s best in this industry would not be possible without the support of EverEdge Global’s clients, our colleagues, and our broader network. Thank you.”

According to IAM, no individual can qualify for a listing in the IAM Strategy 300 unless he or she is nominated by at least three people from outside of his or her own organisation. At this point, further research is undertaken so that only those individuals who demonstrate exceptional skill sets, as well as profound insights into the development, creation, and management of IP value, are featured in the IAM Strategy 300.

Further details on the IAM Strategy 300 can be found here.

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