Philip Vachon

Philip A. Vachon is a co-founder and personal investor in WERC. He has served as a director of Unwired Planet (NASDAQ:UPIP) since June 2013. Phil co-founded and is one of the largest shareholders of IPMG AG, a Zug Switzerland based privately-held global intellectual property licensing firm, where he also serves as Chairman. In 1999,  Phil led a software company in its successful public offering and subsequently served as CEO and director until the sale of the company in 2005.  Mr. Vachon previously served on the board of directors of Interstate Brands from 2007 to 2009.  Earlier in his career, Phil held several senior excutive postions at Oracle Corporation over a nine year period.

Phil’s experience as a Chairman, director and executive officer at multiple publicly listed companies uniquely qualifies him to serve as the Chairman of the Board of WERC.

When not working, Phil can be found traveling the world with his family.