Major Executive Search announces the successful completion of an assignment recruiting Mang Zhu as the Vice President, Head of Intellectual Property for InterDigital (NASDAQ: IDCC), a mobile and video technology research and development company. Major Executive Search Partner John Rivoir along with Founder and CEO Sue Major conducted the assignment

Mang is a recognized leader in the field of intellectual property with 15 years of experience in leading teams of technical patent professionals (non-attorneys) to strategically build and maintain large patent portfolios. In her new role, Mang will be responsible for development and maintenance of InterDigital’s patent portfolio and long-term patent strategies. She moves to the role following almost seven years at ZTE where she was chief IP strategy officer, head of patent asset management. Prior to her role at ZTE, Mang was with Motorola/Lenovo for fourteen years.

Mang graduated from the University of Science and Technology in China with a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and received her Ph.D. degree Electrical Engineering from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

This placement highlights Major Executive Search’s commitment to finding optimal executive leadership talent for leading technology companies worldwide

About Interdigital

InterDigital develops mobile and video technologies that are at the core of devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry’s most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks, better video delivery, and richer multimedia experiences years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world’s leading technology companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ.