Yotam Werzansky-Orland, the CEO of KWO Strategy Ltd., based in Cyprus, has achieved recognition as one of the world's top 300 innovation and intellectual property (IP) strategists. This prestigious acknowledgment comes from the annual IAM Strategy 300 ranking and marks his fourth inclusion on this exclusive list, making him the sole resident of Cyprus to receive this honor.
"In today’s fast-paced and interconnected world, effective IP strategies are crucial for businesses aiming to thrive in the innovation landscape," Werzansky-Orland said. "It is my passion to help organizations navigate this complex terrain and unlock the full potential of their intellectual assets."
The IAM Strategy 300 is a highly respected publication that identifies individuals who excel in developing and executing innovative strategies related to intellectual property. This recognition underscores Werzansky-Orland's profound expertise and significant contributions to the world of innovation and IP management.
Reflecting on this honor, Werzansky-Orland expressed his gratitude, saying, "it is my honor and privilege to be named yet again among the chosen few top IP strategists worldwide." He also sees it as his duty to promote Cyprus as an innovation and technology hub for international technology and startup companies, emphasizing the incentives and services Cyprus offers to support these companies.
As the CEO of KWO Strategy Ltd., Yotam Werzansky-Orland leads a strategic consulting firm specializing in innovation, intellectual property, and technology management. With over two decades of experience, he possesses a wealth of knowledge in the strategic and business aspects of technology and innovation management, including cryptocurrencies and NFTs.
Werzansky-Orland's research interests span a wide range of topics, including innovation and intellectual property management, entrepreneurship, business strategies, and non-human consciousness. He has authored several key texts contributing to the advancement of these fields.
In addition to his corporate role, Werzansky-Orland holds LLB and LLM degrees and is currently a Doctoral Fellow at the Cyprus Centre for Business Research. He also serves as a member of the Editorial Board of The Market: International Journal of Business and is an Adjunct Professor at CIM – The Cyprus Business School and Bar-Ilan University, where he imparts his knowledge through courses on entrepreneurship, IP, and legal aspects of technology management.
In the dynamic business environment of today, effective technology management and robust innovation and intellectual property strategies are crucial for success, not only in general business contexts but also within the European Union. Cyprus, with its favorable tax structures, access to funding, top-notch infrastructure, and supportive ecosystem, is seen as a preferred destination for businesses seeking a stable and attractive environment.
Werzansky-Orland emphasized that the convergence of technology and intellectual property is reshaping industries and providing tailored support to technology-driven enterprises, making Cyprus an ideal destination for global companies aiming to capitalize on the transformative power of technology. This is particularly evident with the influx of businesses relocating to Cyprus, including those from Israel, driven by the country's strategic location, business-friendly environment, and robust legal framework. Werzansky-Orland believes that Cyprus offers a secure and promising environment for companies looking to establish a solid presence and thrive.
By fLEXI tEAM