Maria Lazarova is a Director in Ocean Tomo’s Valuation practice, working out of the San Francisco office. The practice area appraises intellectual property and various intangible assets for acquisitions and divestitures, bankruptcy and restructuring, establishment of intellectual property monetization strategies including licensing, mergers and joint venture/partnership formations, litigation support, and financial reporting and tax matters. The practice also has experience valuing business enterprises and equity interests for litigation support purposes that includes expert testimony experience in state and federal courts that includes Delaware Chancery Court.
Ms. Lazarova has over six years of experience in commercializing intellectual property (IP) assets, with a particular focus on technology markets. She has worked on projects spanning a broad array of industries including, but not limited to Automotive, Computers, Consumer Electronics, Heavy Equipment, Networking, Medical and Scientific Equipment, and Semiconductors.
Prior to joining Ocean Tomo, Ms. Lazarova served as a Manager of Business Analysis at an intellectual property management firm where she was instrumental in the development and monetization of various IP portfolios.
Ms. Lazarova holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance from Bristol University, UK and a Master of Science degree in Economics from University College London, UK.