Gillian McColgan is the CTO of Hilco IP Merchant Banking. Previously, she served as CTO of Marquis Technologies. Prior to Marquis, Gillian was the CTO of the Rockstar Consortium, where she led the reverse engineering and technical functions, generating assertion packages in support of roughly 100 licensing engagements across four distinct market areas. She also led Rockstar’s Market Analysis function. Prior to joining Rockstar, Gillian was with Nortel Networks for 25 years in a variety of roles across Europe and North America, the last of which was as CTO of the IP business where her responsibilities included supporting the bankruptcy auction process. During the course of her career, Gillian has held senior R&D, Business Analysis, and Product Management positions across wireless, optical, and data networking businesses.