Rachel A. Cassidy, PhD, MBA, CLP is VP of Patent Licensing at General Electric Ventures, Licensing & Technology Ventures. Rachel has over 15 years of licensing and business experience at GE, Becton Dickinson, and Johns Hopkins Technology Transfer.
Rachel develops and manages intellectual property assets for value optimization, including handling multi-million dollar transactions.
Rachel obtained her BS in Biochemistry/Biophysics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. She went on to earn her PhD in Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry from Johns Hopkins University. Rachel then rounded out her education with an MBA from the University of Maryland.
Rachel is a Registered Patent Agent, a member of the Licensing Executives Society (LES), and serves on the Board of Governors for Certified Licensing Professionals (CLP).