RPX’s insurance team comprises highly experienced IP professionals with expertise in all facets of the patent market, including identification and analysis, negotiating and structuring acquisitions, and handling licensing and litigation.
President, RPX Insurance Services
Stephan Waldstrom is President of RPX Insurance Services. Mr. Waldstrom has worked in the insurance industry for more than 15 years. His experience includes leading product development and project management teams, driving strategic processes, and developing pricing models.
Prior to joining RPX in 2014, Mr. Waldstrom was head of product development and strategy at Danica Pension, one of Denmark’s largest retirement plan and life insurance companies. Mr. Waldstrom began his career at Danica Pension creating pricing and risk models as an actuary, gradually moving from technical to strategic roles and general management.
Mr. Waldstrom holds a Master of Actuarial Science from University of Copenhagen. Mr. Waldstrom serves on the board of Mission Asset Fund, a nonprofit organization.
RPX Insurance Services
Roberta Aufranc directs client development for the Eastern region of the United States, focusing on driving sales through the insurance broker network.
Ms. Aufranc has worked in the insurance industry for over 30 years, the majority of it on the the underwriting side of the Property and Casualty industry. She primarily managed underwriting operations for mid-sized and large corporations at both the regional and national level, first for Zurich Insurance and later at Crum & Forster.
Ms. Aufranc earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration at Drexel University.
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