Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 16, 2014
Anaqua, Inc., a leading provider of intellectual asset management (IAM) software and services, today announced the appointment of Dan Wallace and Steve Preston to the executive management team reporting to Priya Iyer, Chairman and CEO.
Together, these executives bring over 50 years of industry experience demonstrating Anaqua’s commitment to aggressive growth and geographic expansion.
Dan Wallace, a seasoned financial officer with extensive experience in international operations, technical accounting, financial reporting and SEC compliance, joins the Anaqua executive team as their CFO. Prior to Anaqua, Dan was the VP of Finance for over 14 years at LTX Credence, a technology company in the Semiconductor industry. In this role Dan took the company through multiple public equity offerings, grew it to a $300 million organization and was a key contributor to many successful acquisitions.
Steve Preston will assume the role of Senior Vice President of Marketing, succeeding long time SVP Ian Reid who announced his retirement but will continue to contribute as an executive consultant. Prior to Anaqua, Steve led Everbridge to record breaking growth as their VP of Marketing. He brings an impressive 20 year track record of success with well-known enterprise software brands such as RSA, the Security Division of EMC, Documentum, Novell, Rational Software, FileNet and Interleaf.
“I am delighted to add such accomplished executives as Dan and Steve to an already outstanding team. Each brings unique qualities that will play a critical role during this next phase of phenomenal growth, rapid innovation and global client success at Anaqua,” said Priya Iyer, Chairman and CEO of Anaqua.
Anaqua provides intellectual asset management software and IP maintenance services to patent and trademark holders worldwide. Anaqua’s software helps leading companies grow and protect company value with an advanced, flexible IAM solution used by more than 20,000 users in over 100 countries to manage more than $500 billion in intellectual assets. The ANAQUA Enterprise IAM solution supports the full IA lifecycle from idea to monetization for all IA categories, including inventions, patents, trade secrets, brands and trademarks. Clients include Microsoft, Ford, Kimberly-Clark, Novo Nordisk, BASF and Honda. ANAQUA Express provides IAM best practices configured for smaller IP teams. ANAQUA Element is a quick start, cloud-based solution for small IP portfolios. ANAQUA Essential provides IP Practice Management for law firms.
Anaqua’s annuity and renewal services are provided under the ANAQUA Services brand. ANAQUA Services clients include STMicroelectronics, NXP Semiconductors, Peugeot, The Coca-Cola Company, Samsung and Honeywell. In addition, Anaqua provides international patent filing and intelligent scanning services.
Anaqua is headquartered in Boston, MA, and has major European offices in London, UK and Pau, France. For additional information please visit http://www.anaqua.com.