Sets strategic direction for the management of intellectual property assets, defines guidelines to ensure risk assessment policy adherence, and develops best practices for archiving, cataloging, and monitoring the usage of wholly-owned and third party assets. Establishes monitoring and reporting practices for usage, compliance and risk assessment—ensuring implementation, policy application, and enforcement consistency across all product lines. Responsible for ensuring that all third party assets/content (text, images, video, audio etc. as required) used in products and services are managed according to the granted rights of the rights holder/owner. Establishes cost effective and timely best practices for asset sourcing. Working with legal team, refines, maintains, and updates company policies and accompanying documentation for granting usage of SAE intellectual property, adhering to contractual compliance requirements, and securing required licensing for third party content to enhance enterprise mission across business units and product lines.