Christopher Frangione brings to XPRIZE more than 15 years of experience in the strategy and operations fields, initially with energy companies and then as a management consultant. This experience helps Mr. Frangione work at the intersection of audaciousness and achievability to ensure XPRIZE achieves maximum positive impact. In this role, Mr. Frangione works with all departments of XPRIZE, prize sponsors, and other prize stakeholders to develop prize strategy.
Prior to joining XPRIZE, Mr. Frangione ran the market assessment practice at a boutique management consulting firm, where he consulted to CEOs of major engineering companies on all issues related to internal and external strategy. Chris has leadership experience across all sectors of the energy industry, including serving as Manager of Operations and Business Development at Green Mountain Energy Company. In that role, he managed a regional market and defined new business opportunities, policies, and strategies for the retail renewable energy company. Mr. Frangione consistently seeks out entrepreneurial opportunities, and has founded several organizations and helped others expand into new markets.
Chris received his Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Policy from Colby College and Master of Business Administration and Master of Environmental Management from Duke University.