General Counsel and Head of Corporate Development, ASU Enterprise Partners
Since 2013, Marcel Valenta has been responsible for managing all legal matters related to ASU Enterprise Partners, including those for governance, transactions, compliance, human resources and policy. Since 2016, Valenta has also been responsible for evaluating and executing transactional opportunities benefitting ASU, and complementing the ASU knowledge enterprise.
He has broad corporate transactional experience, having practiced at two of the leading U.S. law firms in Chicago, Illinois and Palo Alto, California, prior to starting an in-house career in Silicon Valley.
Valenta received his Juris Doctor and Master of Laws degrees at the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law in Chicago following legal studies in Germany and Italy.