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Female, 43 years old



See for past projects and press. Andrea Belz, a Senior Lecturer at the Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business, is an expert inincubating novel technologies, creating novel business models,and accelerating time-to-market. Dr. Belz has helped initiate spinup and spinout efforts at some of the worlds most innovative companies, including NASAs Jet Propulsion Laboratory,Occidental Petroleum,Caltech, and UCLA, as well as guiding dozens of start-ups and middle-market technology companies through growth and restructuring. The author of The McGraw-Hill -Hour Course Product Development, Dr. Belz serves on the board of Ondax, a Caltech spinoff laser manufacturer, andhas worked extensively with many of the top venture capital funds, investment banks, angel investment groups, and private equity firms. She has been quoted by sources including the Wall Street Journal,Financial Times,NBC, CNN, and others. Andrea holds a PhD in physics from the California Institute of Technology, an MBA in finance from the Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business, and a BS in physics from the University of Maryland at College Park.