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Maersk and Siemens Energy Jointly Found IPwe’s ESG Smart Pool

Maersk and Siemens Energy Jointly Found IPwe’s ESG Smart Pool

Maersk and Siemens Energy Jointly Found IPwe’s ESG Smart Pool

Streamlining access for innovators, start-ups, and global corporations to embrace and further ESG-related innovations.

NEW YORKNov. 7, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — IPwe Inc., a global financial technology company providing intellectual property strategy software and analytics, proudly announces A.P. Moller – Maersk A/S (“Maersk”) and Siemens Energy have joined the first ESG Smart Pool as Founders. Hosted on IPwe’s Smart Intangible Asset Management (“SIAM”) software, the ESG Smart Pool will offer expedited and cost-efficient patent licensing of ESG technologies from a pool of over 250 crucial patent assets owned by Maersk and Siemens Energy.

Maersk, Siemens Energy and IPwe join to streamline access for innovators and organizations to further ESG innovationThe ESG Smart Pool aims to encourage organizations, regardless of size or industry, to adopt, comply with, and further ESG-related innovations. By streamlining the licensing of patents covering electrical grid operations and energy systems, including storage solutions, materials and additive components manufacturing, transportation and marine technology, defect detection, inspection and communication arrangements, the Smart Pool will allow Members to collaborate and build in various ESG-related technology areas.

The intention is to bring on additional Founders to grow the ESG Smart Pool’s available assets covering adjacent and complementary ESG technologies, further enabling Members to benefit from increased access to develop ESG-related solutions and bring these innovations to market.

Simone Frattasi, Head of Global IP at Maersk, shared, “As a Founder of the ESG Smart Pool, Maersk strongly backs its purpose by making a clear and measurable contribution to foster innovation and enable faster adoption of technologies that will improve life for all.”

Ishak Jonas Isik, Head of Intellectual Property at Siemens Energy, remarked, “Time is running out, so we need to accelerate the transition to a more sustainable world technologically, as best we can. Innovations are an effective way to do this; they help to make our energy systems more climate-friendly. That is why Siemens Energy is engaging as Founder of the ESG Smart Pool.”

Leann Pinto, CEO of IPwe, remarked, “The ESG Smart Pool is a testament to the potential of IP in propelling positive societal change. With their pioneering commitment, Maersk and Siemens Energy are charting a course towards a sustainable tomorrow. IPwe is proud to partner with these top-tier worldwide innovators to seamlessly license their ESG patents through our SIAM platform to other creators and builders.”


About IPwe

IPwe is a global financial technology company revolutionizing the IP space, dedicated to changing how IP is accessed, valued, and utilized by creating solutions that enable corporations to make informed business decisions that maximize value and innovation. For more information about the ESG Smart Pool and to explore partnership opportunities, please visit


About Maersk

A.P. Moller – Maersk is an integrated logistics company working to connect and simplify its customers’ supply chains. As a global logistics leader, the company operates in more than 130 countries and employs over 100,000 people world-wide. Maersk is aiming to reach net zero emissions by 2040 across the entire business with new technologies, new vessels, and green fuels.


About Siemens Energy

Siemens Energy is one of the world’s leading energy technology companies. The company works with its customers and partners on energy systems for the future, thus supporting the transition to a more sustainable world. With its portfolio of products, solutions and services, Siemens Energy covers almost the entire energy value chain – from power generation and transmission to storage. The portfolio includes conventional and renewable energy technology, such as gas and steam turbines, hybrid power plants operated with hydrogen, and power generators and transformers. A majority stake in the wind power subsidiary Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) makes Siemens Energy a global market leader for renewable energies. An estimated one-sixth of the electricity generated worldwide is based on technologies from Siemens Energy. Siemens Energy employs around 93,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries and generated revenue of €29 billion in fiscal year 2022.

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