Louise Levien


Louise Levien Consulting, Principal

Louise Levien, Ph.D., CLP Louise is currently a licensing consultant. She also is an active volunteer, not only for LES, but for the MD Anderson Venture Mentor Service, for Brown University and for College Money Matters. She continues to use her experience as a scientist and licensing professional to mentor others as well as develop and deliver training in the field of IP licensing. Louise retired from ExxonMobil Upstream Research in 2017, after holding diverse scientific, managerial and staff assignments. She spent the last third of her career working the company’s Commercial, Intellectual Property and Licensing group, and was responsible for IP processes, the intellectual property aspects of agreements, and licensing transactions impacting ExxonMobil’s upstream business. She holds a ScB degree in Geological Sciences from Brown University and MS and PhD degrees in Geochemistry from Stony Brook University. She is a Certified Licensing Professional and co-inventor on two patents.