Victor is a Digital Innovation Manager at BASF, based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Prior to BASF, he was a Lead Analyst at Lux Research and advised Global 1000 clients around innovation in synthetic biology, advanced materials, and sustainable consumer products. Victor regularly moderates, panels, and presents at international conferences and is frequently quoted by press (Bloomberg, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chemical & Engineering News, and Environmental Leader). Victor is an alumni of Singularity University’s 2013 Graduate Studies Program, an entrepreneurial program founded by Google, NASA, and Genentech to empower leaders in leveraging emerging technologies to solve global challenges. He is also recipient of the 2012 Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development. Victor graduated from the Johns Hopkins University with a M.S. and B.S. in Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering and a minor in Entrepreneurship & Management.