Mr. John Veschi
John Veschi has been a member of the Immersion Board of Directors since February, 2015. In addition, Mr. Veschi is currently the CEO of Marquis Technologies, a full-service technology and IP consulting business. From 2011 to 2015, Mr. Veschi served as the Chief Executive Officer of Rockstar Consortium, where he was chartered with licensing intellectual property on behalf of Apple, Blackberry, Ericsson, Microsoft and Sony. Prior to Rockstar Consortium, Mr. Veschi was the Chief IP Officer at Nortel Networks, where he was responsible for managing Nortel’s global intellectual property assets. Mr. Veschi has also served as General Manager of the IP Business at LSI Corporation and Agere Systems. His prior intellectual property and legal work were at Lucent Technologies and Foley & Lardner. Mr. Veschi previously served as an officer in the US Army, and holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Lafayette College, an MBA from George Washington University and a Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, from the University of Maryland.