Photograph of Hunter Albright, Lecturer
Lecturer • Executive Director, University of Colorado Blockchain Alliance

Hunter Albright is an instructor in the Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Operations Division at the Leeds School of Business and in the College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado.

Dr. Albright’s teaching interests are in the area of strategic management, entrepreneurship, technology innovation, and product management.  He has taught at the undergraduate and graduate level.  His research interests focus on entrepreneurship, innovation, product management, and the application of advanced technologies and analytics (including AI, Blockchain, and IoT) in commercial ventures. 

As the Co-founder and CEO of Curve10, he helps companies grow through experimentation, developing ideas and opportunities that transform businesses.  He speaks regularly on topics related to innovation and entrepreneurship and advises entrepreneurial ventures and accelerators.

He has extensive senior executive experience in multiple startups and Fortune 100 companies across financial services, consulting, software, and energy industries. He has worked for and with leading brands in the US and Europe, including Visa, HSBC, Barclays, BBVA, and Nordea.  He has led large marketing and product teams as the Chief Marketing Officer at HBOS, managed loan and credit card portfolios at Barclays, built KNI into a successful international strategy and analytics consulting firm and helped launch and grow several startups. 

Hunter earned his bachelors, masters, and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia in Systems Engineering.  His research focused on optimization and artificial intelligence. Hunter lives in Boulder, Colorado with his family.