Paul Orlando

Director of the USC Incubator and Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, University of Southern California

Paul Orlando has led startup accelerators on three continents. He is Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of Southern California and runs the USC Incubator, for businesses founded by USC students, alumni and faculty. At USC he also teaches classes in Growth Hacking and Feasibility Analysis. He is Program Director at the Laudato Si Challenge in Rome/the Vatican. Orlando’s work has been featured in media including Forbes, Fast Company and TechCrunch. He Co-Founded AcceleratorHK, Hong Kong’s first startup accelerator. Orlando advises Fortune 500 firms and funded startups on rapid experimentation and growth. He has degrees from Cornell and Columbia and is proud of a win at the TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon. Based on his time working in Asia, he wrote the book Startup Sacrilege.