By CPA Global News ‑ May 29, 2019
LONDON / ST HELIER, JERSEY, 29 May 2019: CPA Global, the world leader in intellectual property (IP) technology and management, is today celebrating its 50th anniversary.
Since its founding in 1969, the Jersey-headquartered technology company has grown to employ more than 2,500 people across 32 offices in 15 countries. The company employs 200 people in Jersey, making it one of the island’s largest employers.
Over the past half-century, the company has helped countless organisations maximise the value of their IP assets, including renowned global brands and multinational corporates, to cutting-edge SMEs and IP-specialised law firms.
The market leader in its field, CPA Global serves over 10,000 customers and connects millions of IP users throughout the world every day. The company continues to transform IP management through the use of big data, automation and technology, enabling firms to source real business intelligence and value from IP assets.
The company is marking its 50th anniversary throughout 2019, including with its announcement today that it has become the official commercial sponsor to Jersey Bulls FC, the island’s newest football team and its first to join the English football league system, beginning in the forthcoming 2019/20 season.
CPA Global are also marking the anniversary by launching the Pioneer Global Challenge, a programme in which employees take on new and adventurous challenges designed to benefit communities and raise money for valuable causes. Activities from Jersey to Mongolia include: the CPA Global team members running the Mongol 100 challenge, a 100-mile run across frozen lakes to raise money for The Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust; and visiting the Saksham School for Children with Blindness in Noida, India to spend time with the kids and staff to learn about the environment, facilities, training for students, and selfless efforts from all involved.
Simon Webster, Chief Executive Officer at CPA Global, commented:
“We’re extremely proud to reach this important milestone. This company was founded 50 years ago in Jersey and has since developed into the leading provider of IP technology trusted by countless brands across the world. The company continues to grow and we have exciting plans in place for the coming 12 months and beyond. It’s a great time for everyone at CPA Global, and I would like to extend my sincere thanks to our clients now and throughout our journey.”
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