Previously, Nobu served as a patent agent with a Denver law firm, where he specialized in systems, software and telecommunications. His responsibilities included preparing patent applications, conducting disclosure with inventors, responding to office actions and proceeding with appeals, and preparing claim charts.
Nobu has also held senior managerial, directorial and project management-related positions with multinational companies in the fields of communications technology, computing and software. He started his career as a software and systems engineer.
Nobu enjoys driving, playing tennis, listening to music and traveling with family.