Dan Selz

Dan Selz

Impact Director

As Impact Director at XPRIZE, Dan runs the XPRIZE Alumni Network of over 400 successful teams from past competitions, helping them connect with resources to scale the technologies they developed during the XPRIZE, including funding, marketing, manufacturing, mentorship, and more. He also leads similar scaling impact efforts for several active XPRIZE competitions, including XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing, XPRIZE Rainforest, XPRIZE Feed the Next Billion and XPRIZE Rapid Reskilling.

Before coming to XPRIZE, Dan earned an MBA at the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business and had a diverse career in countries ranging from Denmark to India to Greece. He has worked in entertainment, as a screenwriter, and in politics as a lead Field Organizer for campaigns ranging from Presidential to those at the State Senator level.