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Wi-Lan Inc. (WIN.TO)

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Wi-Lan Inc.

303 Terry Fox Drive
Suite 300
Ottawa, ON K2K 3J1

IndustryCommunication Equipment
Full Time Employees47

Key Executives

Mr. James Douglas SkippenExec. Chairman459.93kN/A54
Mr. Michael Shaun McEwan CAInterim Chief Exec. Officer274.25kN/AN/A
Mr. Michael B. VladescuChief Operating Officer270.08kN/AN/A
Mr. Fahim AftabVice-Pres of Licensing Technologies298.02kN/AN/A
Mr. Stephen Robert Thompson CA, CPA, (Illinois)Interim Chief Financial OfficerN/AN/A49
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.


Wi-LAN Inc., an intellectual property licensing company, develops, acquires, and licenses various patented technologies. The company licenses its patents to companies that sell products utilizing a range of technologies, including Wi-Fi, WiMAX, LTE, CDMA, DSL, DOCSIS, Bluetooth, V-Chip, and 3D television, as well as automotive headlight assemblies, semiconductor manufacturing and packaging, medical stent, video streaming, CMOS image sensors, building automation, computer gaming, smart meter monitoring, and LED lighting. It also manages the intellectual property of third party inventors. The company’s technologies are used in products in the communications and consumer electronics, medical, industrial, semiconductor, automotive, and aerospace markets. It licenses its intellectual property to approximately 290 companies worldwide. Wi-LAN Inc. was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.

Corporate Governance

Wi-Lan Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.