Peter Cowan

IAC co-founder
Northworks IP

Peter Cowan is the founder and Principal Consultant at Northworks IP, an IP Strategy Advisory firm that was founded to help companies maximize value of their IP assets through a business focused approach to IP.

Peter Cowan has 20 years of experience in IP strategy, and for the past 7 years has worked as a senior consultant for various SMEs, Multinationals, and Venture Firms around the globe to help them make improved strategic and licensing decisions about their IP assets and investments. He has deep technical experience and is a named inventor on at least 70 patents in the clean energy sector.

Peter holds his B.Eng from the University of Victoria, his MBA (Entrepreneurship) from the University of Victoria, and his LLM (Intellectual Property) from York University.