Aranca's Dylan Gittleman Joins ClearAccessIP as Advisor

Published on 23 Feb, 2016

Research & Valuation Advisory firm continues to play a pivotal role in the US startup ecosystem

Palo Alto, Calif. (Feb. 23, 2016): Aranca, a global research, analytics and advisory firm, announced today that Dylan Gittleman, Vice President of Business Development and Client Relations for Aranca’s Valuation & Advisory Services business unit, has been invited to be an Advisor for ClearAccessIP.

With over 4000 independent valuations completed for business enterprises, investment portfolios and IP portfolios, Aranca has become a top choice of Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, VCs and law firms. Gittleman, of Palo Alto, has been instrumental in building relationships between Aranca and Venture Capital firms, Private Equity firms, Law firms and Investment Banks since joining the firm in 2013.

"Dylan has built a solid reputation as a trusted resource to CFOs and founders of venture backed start-ups and mid-market companies across diverse segments and practice areas," said Aranca’s founder and CEO Hemendra Aran. "He brings a wealth of expertise and will be an asset to ClearAccessIP."

ClearAccessIP is a Silicon Valley-based patent technology company that offers a cloud-based patent docketing, management, planning and deal room solution. Stanford CodeX Fellow and Attorney Nicole Shanahan, who founded the company in 2013, explained, "We are excited to have Dylan Gittleman on board as a consultant, owing to his depth and breadth of experience working with patent industry experts. He understands our mission to fix the patent system with informatics."

Other members of ClearAccessIP’s advisory board and management include Edward Hartman, Co-founder of LegalZoom and Lecturer at Yale University, Colleen Chien, Professor at Santa Clara University School of Law (Former Senior Advisor for intellectual property and innovation to the U.S CTO in the White House’s Office of Science and Technology) and Dr. Steve Krawczyk former Director of IP & Informatics, Gilead Sciences.

Gittleman said, "I believe ClearAccessIP will revolutionize the patent system as the industry knows it today with their innovative AI enabled cloud solution."

Gittleman earned his MBA from California State University Long Beach and his Bachelors of Science degree in Economics from University of California, Irvine.

About Aranca

Aranca delivers custom research and analysis-backed conclusions to Fortune 500 companies, investment firms and start-ups. The company’s 550 research analysts, based in the US, Europe, Middle East, China and India, deliver insights to more than 2,000 clients across market segments, technology domains and geographies. Aranca’s research solutions are structured around five service areas including Investment Research & Analytics, Business Research & Advisory, Valuation Advisory, Procurement Research and Intellectual Property Research.

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