Patrick Snow

Executive Chairman at ICEBERG IP Group

Patrick Snow is the chairman and founder of ICEBERG IP Group – a world-leading IP transactions and advisory group headquartered in London, with overseas operations in Silicon Valley and Shanghai.

A seasoned executive with more than 20 years’ strategic leadership and management experience, Mr Snow advises Fortune 500 companies, international funds and government institutions on how best to build and execute successful IP monetisation strategies. Mr Snow has generated over $1 billion in IP transaction value and structured more than 1,000 transactions and investments globally.

Mr Snow’s main roles at ICEBERG include global IP strategy, investments, complex cross-border transactions, licensing negotiations and international financing. An experienced practitioner with a strong track record, he draws on a wealth of expertise in a broad range of sectors, including telecoms, wireless, smartphones, cloud computing, cybersecurity and fintech.

Mr Snow has been included in the IAM Strategy 300 for the past 12 successive years, in addition to the inaugural IAM Strategy 300 Global Leaders in 2021. He began his professional career with KPMG in London and has an economics degree with honours from the University of Manchester. Mr Snow completed his executive education at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, specialising in executive leadership and finance.

In 2021, Mr Snow successfully led ICEBERG to secure the prestigious Queens Award for Enterprise in the category of international trade. This world-renowned accolade is the most influential business award in the United Kingdom and celebrates the success of innovative businesses leading the way in their industry. ICEBERG is the first IP transactions company globally to be honoured with this award.

For 20 years, ICEBERG has been successfully generating value from the intellectual property of some of the world’s leading companies, providing the full range of services from IP acquisitions, sales and licensing through to strategic advisory, mergers and acquisitions and analytics. Its sister company, ICEBERG Venture Group, is an IP investment and venturing group. Both organisations are trading subsidiaries of Inception Partners, a global alternative asset investment firm.

IAM says

Recognised as a world leader in patent transactions, Patrick Snow impresses with his sophisticated, savvy IP monetisation strategies. Well-versed in the minutiae of deal structuring, value creation and execution, he is primed to tackle issues at the forefront of innovation.

Professional associations

  • LES (United States and Canada)


  • Brokering
  • Finance
  • IP-backed lending
  • Licensing
  • M&A
  • Technology transfer

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