Prof. Meir Pugatch founded Pugatch Consilium in 2008.
His goal was to provide clients with rigorous, evidence-based economic and policy analysis to better inform and assist them in their decision-making process as well as in their day-to-day operational activities.
Meir specialises in intellectual property policy, management and exploitation of knowledge assets, technology transfer, market access, pharmacoeconomics and political economy of public health systems.
He has extensive experience in economic and statistical modelling and indexing; valuation of assets and design of licensing agreements; and providing strategic advice to international institutions, multinational corporations and SMEs from all sectors of the knowledge economy. Meir’s work is highly international and he has wide-ranging knowledge of North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
In addition to his work at Pugatch Consilium, Meir is also a Professor at the University of Haifa, Israel, where he is the Chair of the Health Systems Administration Division of Management at the School of Public Health. He is also a visiting Professor at the Postgraduate Programme on Intellectual Property Law and Knowledge Management (LLM/MSc) at the University of Maastricht.
Meir is the author and editor of an extensive number of publications and serves as a referee and editorial board member of numerous peer reviewed academic journals.
He holds an MSc and PhD in the field of International Political Economy, both from the London School of Economics.