Factor has a Ph.D. in Applied Physics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, an M.Eng. in Materials Science and Engineering from Imperial College, London, and an LL.B. (Law) from the Ono Academic College, Israel.
Factor is a keen ornithologist. Other hobbies including conjuring, chess and Scrabble.
Factor has very wide experience in drafting patent applications and representing clients before the local and international patent offices.
Additionally, He has a blog, the IP Factor https://blog.ipfactor.co.il/ with several thousand hits a month, making it the most popular Israel IP resource.