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Executive Leadership

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Andrew M. Snyder
Chairman, Clarivate; Chief Executive Officer, Cambridge Information Group
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Jonathan Gear
Chief Executive Officer
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Henry Levy
President, Life Sciences and Healthcare
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Gordon Samson
President, Intellectual Property
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Bar Veinstein
President, Academia and Government
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Jonathan Collins
Chief Financial Officer
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Bill Graff
Chief Information Officer
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Melanie D. Margolin
Chief Legal Officer
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Steen Lomholt-Thomsen
Chief Revenue Officer
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Tiffani Shaw
Chief of Staff
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Julie Wilson
Chief People Officer
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Chris Burghardt
Senior Vice President and General Manager Academia and Government
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Audrey Marcus
Senior Vice President and General Manager Books
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Tabita Andersson
Senior Vice President, Communications & Brand
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Oren Beit-Arie
Senior Vice President Strategy and Innovation, Academia and Government
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Yariv Kursh
Senior Vice President and General Manager for Library Solutions
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Ofer Mosseri
Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Academia and Government
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Jody Buchman
Senior Vice President, Customer Experience and Data Science
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Lester Owencroft
Vice President, Product Marketing, Clarivate Library Software Group

Company Ownership

Clarivate became a publicly traded company in May 2019 and is traded on NYSE as CLVT

Mergers and Acquisitions

Mergers and Acquisitions for Clarivate

Documents or articles featuring Clarivate

Breeding, Marshall. OCLC sues Clarivate over MetaDoor and its use of WorldCat records. Jun 2022. Library Technology Newsletter. OCLC filed a lawsuit against Clarivate and its subsidiaries demanding that Ex Libris cease promoting MetaDoor in a way that causes its member libraries to violate policies and contracts related to records in WorldCat. The complaint, filed on June 13, 2022, claims that Ex Libris is prompting OCLC members to share collection data that includes WorldCat records to MetaDoor in a way that violates OCLC policies and the terms of subscription contracts. OCLC asserts that MetaDoor takes unfair advantage of its long history of building WorldCat as a near-comprehensive bibliographic database. Further, OCLC states that Ex Libris offering MetaDoor as a free service is an anticompetitive strategy that endangers its very existence. This article presents the basic statements related to the complaint without opinion or commentary.

Breeding, Marshall. ProQuest merges into Clarivate: an update on business integration. February 2022. Library Technology Newsletter. The acquisition of ProQuest by Clarivate rattled the library industry, in a bold move that further deepens consolidation. This $5.3 billion transaction brings ProQuest under the umbrella of Clarivate, a major force in the scholarly communications and intellectual property business sectors. Though not a primary publisher, Clarivate offers key content and analytics products including Web of Science, ScholarOne, Publons, InCites analytics, and Endnote. Clarivate competes with Elsevier and Digital Science as a workflow and analytics provider in the scholarly communications business ecosystem. By acquiring ProQuest, Clarivate extends its product strategy to include core library technologies as well as a major portfolio of database and content products. This acquisition moves ProQuest into the ranks of publicly traded companies. The merger was pitched to investors as saving $100 million in operational expenses across the two companies. Libraries naturally have an interest in seeing how these savings are accomplished.

Breeding, Marshall. Clarivate to Acquire ProQuest. July 2021. Smart Libraries Newsletter. The commercial landscape that includes the scholarly communications sector and library systems and services will take new form with the proposed acquisition of ProQuest by Clarivate, a large publicly traded company with diverse products and services spanning the scientific research and intellectual property sectors. This $5.3 billion transaction is the largest by far in the library sector.

Breeding, Marshall. Clarivate Analytics Acquires Kopernio. May 2018. Smart Libraries Newsletter. In recent years, several companies in the scholarly publishing industry have expanded their portfolios with new workflow and analytics products and services. In a move consistent with this trend, Clarivate Analytics has acquired Kopernio, a company that has created a web browser extension that facilitates access to scholarly articles. The acquisition of the product further extends the tools Clarivate Analytics offers in scholarly communications arena.

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News Announcements

November 19, 2023. Clarivate reveals World's Influential Researchers in Highly Cited Researchers 2023 list. Clarivate, a global leader in connecting people and organizations to intelligence they can trust to transform their world, today revealed its 2023 list of Highly Cited Researchers – influential researchers at universities, research institutes and commercial organizations around the world who have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research. Analysts at the Institute for Scientific Information have recognized 6,849 Highly Cited Researchers in 2023, from more than 1,300 institutions in 67 nations and regions. The evaluation and selection process draws on data from the Web of Science citation index, together with analysis performed by bibliometric experts and data scientists at the ISI at Clarivate.

November 8, 2023. Clarivate to Present at the RBC Capital Markets 2023 Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on November 14, 2023. Clarivate announced that Jonathan Gear, Chief Executive Officer, will present at the RBC Capital Markets 2023 Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference on Tuesday, November 14, 2023 at 1:20 pm Eastern Time.

November 7, 2023. Clarivate reports Third Quarter 2023 Results. Clarivate reported results for the third quarter.

  • Revenues of $647.2 million increased 1.8%, and decreased 1.3% at constant currency(2)
  • Organic revenues increased 1.7% driven by an increase in transactional and other revenues of 3.5%, subscription revenues of 1.3% and re-occurring revenues of 0.5%
  • Net loss attributable to ordinary shares of $6.6 million; Net loss per diluted share of $0.01
  • Adjusted Net Income(1) of $152.6 million increased 6.2%; Adjusted Income per diluted share(1) of $0.21 increased 5.0% or $0.01
  • Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $281.4 million increased 3.6% driven by cost savings from integration programs; Adjusted EBITDA Margin(1) of 43.5% increased 80 basis points
  • Net cash provided by operating activities decreased $44.4 million to $163.4 million; Free cash flow(1) decreased $38.7 million to $101.7 million, driven by timing-related, in quarter working capital requirements

November 7, 2023. Bringing Generative AI to the Web of Science. Generative AI presents enormous opportunities to transform how scientific and scholarly research is carried out. Faced with the pressure to publish, a more complex research environment to navigate, and growing administrative demands, researchers need better tools available to them. To meet these challenges, Clarivate is developing cutting-edge AI technology that will remove roadblocks in the research and publishing process and ultimately contribute to the betterment of research. We previously shared plans to develop and embed market-leading generative AI, including conversational discovery, into our academic solutions, and are delighted to announce that the Web of Science AI Research Assistant will be available for beta testing this December.

October 31, 2023. Clarivate report reveals China challenging US research dominance, signaling future research ambitions. Clarivate released a report from the Institute for Scientific Information which reveals that China's research economy has seen a dramatic increase in quality and its research is increasingly valued beyond its borders. China is also diversifying beyond its traditional strengths in technology and physical sciences to focus on new areas such as biomolecular science. China's research landscape draws on data from the Web of Science citation index of scientific publications and charts China's remarkable research trajectory over the last 40 years. The report shows an acceleration in published research output, which increased five-fold between 2009 and 2021, well outpacing the U.S. and E.U. Analysis from the Institute for Scientific Information suggests this trajectory is likely to continue.

October 26, 2023. Clarivate partners with EveryLibrary to support and nurture libraries in the US. Clarivate announced a partnership with EveryLibrary, the non-partisan advocacy organization for libraries. As part of the partnership, Clarivate has made a commitment to advance EveryLibrary's mission to safeguard and support libraries in the US.

October 24, 2023. BioWorld by Clarivate examines impact of emerging medicines on obesity. BioWorld published by Clarivate examines the impact of emerging obesity medicines in a new three-part series, The Rise of Obesity. The special coverage offers in-depth analysis of how the anticipated multibillion-dollar market potential for obesity medications in the coming years will impact biopharma, insurance companies and a patient population in need of safer options. The increasing prevalence of obesity across the world is driving interest among investors to be a part of a movement that is poised to change the health care paradigm. Emerging medicines including glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonists and drugs with other mechanisms of action are increasingly shown to have benefits beyond weight loss.

October 18, 2023. Clarivate renews partnership with the Federal Library and Information Network. Clarivate announced the renewal of its contract with the Federal Library and Information Network. This contract is in addition to the contract agreed with ProQuest, part of Clarivate. Together these commitments will equip government libraries and information centers with premier workflow management tools and cutting-edge research and discovery solutions.

October 12, 2023. Clarivate report finds significant adoption of AI in IP. Clarivate announced the release of its new report, Redefining AI: How IP practice meets the coming wave. The report explores the effects the rapid advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) will have on IP law, practice and processes, and the legal sector. It analyzes the responses of intellectual property (IP) and R&D professionals to understand their attitudes towards AI. AI-based technology has already shown great potential for enhancing IP management and decision-making, automating laborious manual tasks, improving productivity and the speed of research. According to the survey conducted by Clarivate, IP practitioners are seeing significant adoption of AI in their field. However, different roles within the IP practice and geographies considerably diverge in their attitudes towards AI.

October 11, 2023. Clarivate Healthcare Business Insights announces 2022 Revenue Cycle Awards Recipients. Clarivate announced the 2022 winners of the Clarivate Healthcare Business Insights annual Revenue Cycle Awards. In its 11th year, the Revenue Cycle Awards recognizes U.S. based healthcare organizations for achieving outstanding performance on revenue cycle KPIs, based on data from their most recent and preceding full fiscal years. The 2022 Revenue Cycle Awards recipients are Valley Medical Group – NJ and NY; Fairfield Medical Center OH; Valley Hospital – NJ and NY and Ballad Health – TN, VA, NC and KY.

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Corporate Chronology

Dec 22, 2021 Clarivate acquires Patient Connect
Clarivate has acquired Patient Connect, a provider of patient engagement solutions that enable the measurement of clinical and commercial outcomes and inform the advancement of healthcare. Patient Connect patient engagement solutions improve patient outcomes by delivering clinical messaging to physicians and pharmacists at the point of patient contact. Clinical messaging is delivered in physician and pharmacist workflows, to help guide patients to better understand their treatment and disease and empower them to make informed healthcare decisions. Patient Connect has a global reach of 834,000 physicians, 600,000 pharmacists and 1,000,000,000 patients, by point of contact.

May 16, 2021 Clarivate to acquire ProQuest
Clarivate announced a definitive agreement to acquire ProQuest, a leading global software, data and analytics provider to academic, research and national institutions, from Cambridge Information Group, a family-owned investment firm, and other partners including Atairos, for $5.3 billion, including refinancing of ProQuest debt. The consideration for the acquisition is approximately $4.0 billion in cash and $1.3 billion of equity. The transaction, which is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals, is expected to close during the third quarter of 2021.

Nov 09, 2020 American Society of Mechanical Engineers acquires Techstreet from Clarivate
Clarivate and The American Society of Mechanical Engineers announced that the International Society of Interdisciplinary Engineers LLC, a new for-profit subsidiary of ASME, has acquired Techstreet.

Nov 2020 Kopernio relaunched as EndNote Click

Oct 30, 2020 Clarivate acquires Hanlim IPS
Clarivate announced that it has acquired South Korean Hanlim IPS. By combining strengths, Clarivate and Hanlim IPS will be able to provide a more comprehensive suite of intellectual property solutions to customers in South Korea and worldwide, covering the entire innovation and IP lifecycle – from scientific and academic research to IP portfolio management and protection.

Oct 26, 2020 Clarivate acquires IncoPat
Beijing Incopat Co., Ltd has joined Clarivate. By combining strengths, Clarivate and IncoPat will be able to provide a more comprehensive suite of intellectual property solutions to customers in China and worldwide, covering the entire innovation and IP lifecycle – from scientific and academic research to IP portfolio management and protection.

Oct 01, 2020 Clarivate completes acquisition of CPA Global
Clarivate announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of CPA Global, creating an intellectual property powerhouse.

Mar 02, 2020 Clarivate Analytics closes acquisition of Decision Resources Group
Clarivate Analytics announced it has completed its acquisition of Decision Resources Group from Piramal Enterprises Limited. DRG is a premier provider of high-value data, analytics and insights products and services to the healthcare industry. DRG specializes in enabling the world's leading pharma, biotech and medical technology companies to achieve commercial success in complex health markets with the creation of effective patient-centric commercial strategies.

Dec 02, 2019 Clarivate Analytics acquires Darts-ip
Clarivate Analytics announced it has acquired Darts-ip, a leading provider of case law data and analytics for intellectual property professionals. Recently awarded best legal tech company by Trends Legal Awards in Belgium, Darts-ip's case law data and supporting analytics solutions will be offered alongside Clarivate's trusted patent, trademark and domain data and solutions, across Derwent, CompuMark and MarkMonitor.

Sep 09, 2019 Clarivate Analytics acquires SequenceBase
Clarivate Analytics announced that it has acquired the business of SequenceBase, a leader in providing patent sequence information and search technology to the biotech, pharmaceutical and chemical industries. The acquisition will deliver an expanded solution to the fast-growing biologics market. It complements Derwent’s GENESEQ database and leading patent research platform Derwent Innovation, providing users with an intuitive solution to easily search, analyze and find context in sequence data within patents. GENESEQ is a proprietary database trusted by the largest players in biologics today. It is the only database to provide annotated analysis to help simplify the complexity of searching and identifying biological sequences (DNA, RNA and protein sequences) covered in patents from over 50 patent issuing authorities.

May 13, 2019 Clarivate Analytics becomes a public company through merger with Churchill Capital Corp
Clarivate Analytics, a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, and Churchill Capital Corp, a publicly traded investment vehicle, announced the closing of their merger following the receipt of stockholder approval at Churchill's special meeting of stockholders. In connection with the consummation of the merger, the combined company was renamed Clarivate Analytics Plc, and anticipates that starting on May 14, 2019, its ordinary shares and warrants will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange and NYSE American under the symbols CCC and CCC WS, respectively.

Oct 30, 2018 Clarivate Analytics acquires TrademarkVision
Clarivate Analytics, the global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation, today announced the acquisition of Australian AI-technology company TrademarkVision. It joins Boston-based company CompuMark, the trademark clearance and protection partner for 9 out of 10 of the world's most valuable brands.

Apr 10, 2018 Clarivate Analytics acquires Kopernio
Clarivate Analytics announced the strategic acquisition of AI-technology startup Kopernio, to create the definitive publisher-neutral platform for research workflow and analysis for scientific researchers, publishers and institutions worldwide. Kopernio's vision is to legally provide one-click access to millions of journal articles and academic research papers across the globe, dramatically improving and facilitating access to scientific knowledge.

Jul 2017 Kopernio was founded by Jan Reichelt and Benjamin Kaube

Jun 01, 2017 Clarivate Analytics acquires Publons
Clarivate Analytics today announced the acquisition of Publons and its leading global platform for researchers to share, discuss and receive recognition for peer review and editing of academic research. The acquisition brings together the world's preeminent citation database and the world's largest researcher-facing peer-review data and recognition platform.

Oct 04, 2016 Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science becomes Clarivate Analytics
The previously announced sale of the Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science business to Onex Corporation and Baring Private Equity Asia was completed . The company's many well‐known brands include Web of Science, Cortellis, Thomson Innovation, Derwent World Patents Index, Thomson CompuMark, MarkMonitor, Thomson IP Managerand Techstreet, among others. The newly independent company will be known as Clarivate Analytics, a name that speaks to accelerating the pace of innovation with the trusted insights and analytics it provides to customers. Clarivate Analytics enables users around the world to discover, protect and commercialize their ideas, faster.

Oct 2013 Thomson Reuters acquires Entagen, builds Cortellis data fusion technology
Opportunities created by Cortellis Data Fusion are a result of the recent acquisition by Thomson Reuters of Entagen, an industry-leader in providing semantic search/navigation software and custom development services to large pharma, biotech and laboratory automation companies.

2012 Publons founded by Andrew Preston and Daniel Johnston

2012 MarkMonitor purchased by Thomson Reuters

2011 Thomson Reuters launches Cortellis

Jul 01, 2008 ProQuest acquires Dialog from Thomson Reuters
ProQuest acquired Dialog from ThomsonReuters and named industry veteran Suzanne BeDell as Dialog General Manager. Ms. BeDell will report to ProQuest CEO Marty Kahn.

2008 Patient Connect founded by Dr.Grace Lomax and Zoe Barker

Mar 05, 2007 Thomson agrees to buy Reuters for $17.2 bln
Thomson Corp has agreed to buy Reuters Group for about 8.7 billion pounds ($17.20 billion) to create the world's biggest financial news and data company, the two firms said on Tuesday.

2006 Darts-IP founded by Jean-Jo Evrard

Jun 2005 SequenceBase founded by Martin Goffman

Apr 15, 1999 Institute for Scientific Information acquires Niles Software and EndNote
The Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) today announced the acquisition of Niles Software, Inc. and the formation of a new company, ISI ResearchSoft. Berkeley,California-based Niles Software, creators of the EndNote bibliographic management program, will combine forces with another ISI subsidiary, Research Information Systems

1999 MarkMonitor Inc. founded by Faisal Shah, Ed Priddy and James Hepworth

1997 ISI launches Web of Science

1996 Hanlim IPS was founded by Lim, Dong-Choon

1992 Institute for Scientific Information acquired by Thomson Scientific & Healthcare and named Thomson ISI

1990 Decision Resources Group founded by Samuel C. Fleming and Sarah Fuller
Decision Resources was founded in 1990 by Samuel C. Fleming, CEO, and Sarah W. Fuller, President.

1988 JPT holdings and Ted Cross acquire majority ownership of ISI
In 1988 Ted Cross and JPT holdings acquired over 50% of ISI’s shares.

1985 Niles Software Inc. founded by Richard Niles
In 1985, Dr. Richard Niles, then a Mathematician, noticed that his wife (a scientist herself) was spending long hours compiling bibliographies for different journal formats. He decided to create a tool that would help his wife and other researchers to manage references and compile bibliographies automatically. Niles Software Inc. was founded in 1985 with a mission to create innovative software that simplifies the research and writing needs of the academic, biomedical, and scientific communities.

1969 CPA Global Founded
Patent lawyers from different law firms in United Kingdom established CPA Global sharing the same objective, which is to provide intellectual property renewal services specializing in patents

1965 Science Citation Index, later known as Web of Science, launched by Eugene Garfield

1960 Eugene Garfield Associates Inc renamed to Institute for Scientific Information

1958 Institute for Scientific Information founded by Eugene Garfield
The company was originally known as Documation. Eugene Garfield starts ISI by borrowing $500 from Household Finance. Current Contents of Chemical, Pharmaco-Medical & Life Sciences is the sole product. It covers 200 journals in about 32 pages per issue.