OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 26, 2012) - Chipworks (www.chipworks.com), the world's leader in reverse engineering and patent infringement analysis for semiconductors and microelectronic systems, announced today it has created a wholly owned subsidiary of Chipworks located in the United Kingdom. The creation of this subsidiary signals the company's commitment and expansion plans to serve the growing needs of clients in Europe.
"We created a subsidiary in Europe to address growing demands for intellectual property and technology analysis services, said Julia Elvidge, President of Chipworks. "In addition to driving revenue, we feel we can better meet the needs of our clients by having a local presence. Having a dedicated business presence in Europe will allow us to achieve these goals."
Chipworks' European headquarters are based in London. The office will be led by business technology veteran Mr. John Hartley. Mr. Hartley brings 20+ years of demonstrated success, driving multimillion dollar sales growth in the semiconductor and management consulting markets. David Bellefeuille, the current Sales Director for Europe, will help expand Chipworks' sales presence in North America.
Chipworks is the recognized leader in reverse engineering and patent infringement analysis of semiconductor and electronic systems. The company's ability to analyze the circuitry and physical composition of these systems makes it a key partner in the success of the world's largest technology companies. Intellectual property groups and their legal counsel trust Chipworks for success in patent licensing and litigation - earning hundreds of millions of dollars in patent licenses, and saving as much in royalty payments. For more information, visit our website (www.chipworks.com) and follow us on twitter www.twitter.com/Chipworks).