Biography

Ms. Shah is Managing Director at Fortress Investment Group and a partner of Fortress’ IP Investment Group, a $70+ Billion dollar hedge fund providing the U.S.’s first structured patent debt financing platform, providing companies unique access to capital based upon the asset value of their patent portfolios.

Prior to joining Fortress, she was head of Global Wireless, Patents, for Intel Corporation for over 10 years where she oversaw the company’s patent procurement, licensing, transaction and monetization activities for Intel and Intel’s development partners. Before joining Intel, she was an associate in the law firms of Dorsey & Whitney, and Fish & Richardson. Ms. Shah began her career as an Examiner in the United States Patent Office.

Ms. Shah is recognized as one of The World’s Leading IP Strategists by Intellectual Asset Magazine in the IAM 300, awarded to individuals with an established track record in developing and rolling out world-class IP value creation programs.

She holds a juris doctorate and degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering. She maintains an office in the Washington D.C. area with Fortress, where she is a member of both Maryland Bar and is registered to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.