Andrew Richards

Credentials: Director, Discovery 2 Product

Position title: UW-Madison-American Councils Project Coach


Website: Andrew Richards's website

Andrew Richards is Director of Discovery to Product (D2P). As director, Richards works with the D2P team and campus community to set and implement strategic plans and programs that facilitate the commercialization of faculty, staff, and student innovation, while also supporting the regional startup ecosystem. Richards previously served as the chief of staff for the Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education at UW-Madison and as the chief of staff for the UW System President.