David Chang Villacreses MSc

Associate Director, Digital Innovations

Phone: 919-668-3401
Email: david.chang@duke.edu


David F. Chang Villacreses joined OTC in January 2020. As Associate Director of Digital Innovations Licensing, David is responsible for managing an invention portfolio including software, data, content, and other non-traditional forms of IP.

Before joining OTC, he directed the technology transfer efforts at Escuela Superior Politecnica del Litoral (ESPOL) in Ecuador, ranging from strategic industry linkage, translational research negotiations, IP policy, and license agreements in the IT, biotech, and engineering sectors.

David holds over 15 years of management and consulting experience for various companies in the IT space, including Red Hat, Epic Games, and Uniquest.

He received his BS in Computer Engineering, Multimedia Systems degree from ESPOL, his MSc in Engineering Management degree from the University of New Orleans, and his Graduate Certificate in Research Commercialization from the University of Queensland, Australia.