Management Team

James Baker

VICE PRESIDENT OF LICENSING AND STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT

Mr. Baker joined the company as ContentGuard’s Vice President of Licensing in October 2011, with experience in corporate strategy, business and product development, and trademark/brand licensing activities.  His responsibilities included leading ContentGuard's licensing efforts along with supporting Pendrell's other portfolio licensing activities.  In 2016, he was promoted to Vice President of Licensing & Strategic Development for Pendrell Technologies, overseeing all of the company’s intellectual property initiatives.  He has held senior consulting, management, business development, and product management roles focused in the technology and consumer products industries in Silicon Valley, and was a consultant at Bain & Company working in the technology and telecommunications, consumer products, and private equity practices.  Mr. Baker received his B.A. in Government from Harvard University and completed his graduate studies in International Relations at Cambridge University (UK).