ERIC COHEN is the EVP, Chief Strategy and Growth Officer at InterDigital, leading corporate development, new technology ventures and the company’s strategy development. Mr. Cohen works to identify and nurture industry relationships to drive technology leadership and growth into new areas, as well as leading the development and management of the company’s long-term strategy.
Previously, Mr. Cohen served as the Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Dolby Laboratories Inc., where he oversaw corporate development, mergers and acquisitions and corporate strategy. Prior to Dolby, Mr. Cohen was a managing director at Cowen Group, Inc., and he previously held positions at J.P. Morgan and Credit Suisse First Boston. Mr. Cohen’s deep background in investment banking includes strategic transactions and financings across a broad range of industries. He sits on the Supervisory Board of the Creative Solutions business of Vivendum plc, and previously served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Via Licensing Corporation and on the Boards of Directors of DTS Inc. and of 7digital Group plc. Mr. Cohen holds an MBA from Stanford University and a B.Sc. degree from Brown University.