Alan Dance is the founder and principal at Dance Consulting. He is a consultant serving the life science market and specializing in all aspects of commercialization of novel technology, predominantly in the area of genomics. He has worked in the field for over 35 years and held a series of executive positions within companies based in the US and internationally.

He received a BSc (Hons) in Biology at the University of Wales Cardiff and an MBA from the Open Business School, UK. Alan was born in the UK but moved to California in 2000 where he has since raised a family. He has been an active volunteer throughout his twin sons’ education at their schools in Saratoga.