Présentation

About the Company

Questel provides a comprehensive suite of web-based services for productivity and collaboration dedicated to intellectual property. Covering the entire innovation lifecycle, from idea to product, Questel’s offerings include:

  • Competitive intelligence and technological landscape,
  • Ideation management and innovation capture,
  • Technology scouting and licensing-in,
  • Invention management and prior-art searching,
  • Portfolio management and pruning,
  • Licensing-out and monetization,

Our comprehensive and unique collection of intellectual property databases can be analyzed, shared and archived.

For each stage of innovation, we also offer consulting services as well as online and onsite training.

Established in 1978, Questel is present in more than 30 countries with offices in Paris, London, Bonn, Washington, Sao Paulo, Tokyo and Shanghai. Trusted by more than 3,000 companies worldwide and 100,000 users, its solutions target a large audience across the business developement, R&D, legal, financial and licensing departments.

Our Mission

  • Quality and customer service will always remain our first priority.
  • Lead our customers to be accurate and productive when facing Intellectual Property challenges.
  • Providing the most comprehensive and current databases, and continually innovate to make our services more efficient.

Our History

Questel was created in 1978 as a subsidiary of Orange S.A., formerly France Télécom S.A.. In 2001, it spun off from France Telecom and focused exclusively on intellectual property. With premises in Europe, US, and Asia, it has become a worldwide leader through an active acquisition strategy and constant innovations becoming standard in the industry.

2013 Avenium S.A
2012 Executive IP
2011 Research Disclosure
2010
PatentPilot gmbh
2009
Specialized Patent Service Inc
2008
The Patent People
2006
Design Muster gmbh
Incom gmbh
2005
Lingway S.A
Edital S.A
Digipat Inc
2001
Spun off from France Telecom
1978
Subsidiary of France Telecom

Our Team

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charles_bessonCharles

Bessons

 

CEO

Renaud_June_2013Renaud

Garat

 

Business Development Director

miguel_iglesiasMiguel

Iglesias

 

Sales Director

Gilles_CruanesGilles

Cruanes

 

European Sales Director

austin_englertAustin

Englert

 

US West Coast Sales Director

tom_colsonTom

Colson

 

CEO ExecutiveIP

patrick_pierrePatrick

Pierre

 

Founder and Partner Questel Consulting

frederic_tcherneianFrédéric

Tcherneian

 

CFO

LaurentHillLaurant

Hill

 

CTO

laetitia_aymoninLaetitia

Aymonin

 

Asia Pacific Sales Director

christophe_marchisioChristophe

Marchisio

 

US East Coast Sales Director

orlando_fuentesOrlando

Fuentes

 

CEO PatentPeople

birgitta_cruanesBirgitta

Cruanes

 

Marketing & Communication Manager

guillaume_ferreGuillaume

Ferre

 

CEO Questel Consulting