Senior Managing Director at Ankura Consulting Group, LLC
Michael Lasinski is a senior managing director at Ankura Consulting Group. Ankura has more than 1,400 professionals globally and Mr Lasinski leads the firm’s IP practice. Over the past 25 years, Mr Lasinski has consulted on hundreds of engagements pertaining to IPcentric transactions, IP valuations, IP damages analyses and FRAND licensing issues.
Mr Lasinski has testified as an expert in federal, state, tax, international, International Trade Commission and arbitration proceedings on multiple occasions. He is a past president of the Licensing Executives Society United States and Canada, a past division chair for the IP Section of the American Bar Association and a former vice chair of the Intellectual Property Owners’ Valuation and Taxation Committee. He is also a certified public accountant, a certified licensing professional and certified in financial forensics.
Mr Lasinski’s consulting experience includes a broad cross-section of clients and industries, including advertising, automotive, chemical, computer hardware and software, consumer products, e-commerce, food and beverage, the Internet, healthcare, life sciences, medical devices, mobile devices, pharmaceuticals semiconductors, telecoms and wireless communications. His clients include Fortune 500 companies, law firms, private equity investors, as well as others.
Mr Lasinski holds a bachelor’s in electrical engineering (summa cum laude) and a master’s in business administration (high honours) from the University of Michigan.