Lou is a former Managing Director of the Center for Technology Transfer of the University of Pennsylvania and the former Director of Licensing and Business Development for Virginia’s Center for Innovative Technology. Lou is a Past President of AUTM (Association of University Technology Managers) and active member of LES (Licensing Executives Society). He has been a founder, director, and/or CEO of several start-ups including Biotherapeutics, InnoTech, and TMune Therapeutics.
Lou has been involved in intellectual property licensing, business development, and entrepreneurial activities for 30+ years. He is a Certified Licensing Professional (CLP) and Registered Technology Transfer Professional (RTTP). He has testified as an expert in intellectual property litigation in federal and state courts.
Lou has a baccalaureate degree from the Penn State, a teaching credential from UCSB, and masters and doctoral degrees from Teachers College, Columbia University.
Lou resides in Philadelphia, PA with his wife Harriet.