David Verrill

Executive Director, MIT Initiative on the Digital Economy




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David Verrill is executive director of the Initiative on the Digital Economy. David has worked and consulted at MIT for more than 25 years. Prior to his work at MIT, he was a research scientist at the Center for Blood Research in Boston.

David has also worked at Xerox Adaptive Products, where he was manager of International Sales and Business Development. He has also helped start two companies, including Winchester International Group and the Hub Investment Group, which continues to invest in startup companies in the New England region. He sits on the board of Viral Gains, and is Chairman Emeritus of the Angel Capital Association where he heads the ACA Public Policy Committee.

David holds degrees from Bowdoin College and the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he received a master of science in management.

The MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge to become Economic Prosperity Challenge in 2020