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Oliver Wells

Genius Sports
NCAA LiveStats Lead
Oliver Wells leads the NCAA LiveStats program for Genius Sports, a leading global sports data company. This transformational initiative uses cutting-edge statistics technology platforms to modernize how live game statistics are captured, managed and distributed across collegiate sports. Oliver actively inspires SportsTech innovation, hosting sports data hackathons, showcases, and thought leader panels in collaboration with universities and sports properties. He is a practitioner of user-centered design principles and previously worked as a product owner for custom software development. Oliver is a Purdue University graduate with a M.S. in Technology with a focus on organizational innovation. Prior to chasing his dreams in SportsTech, he was an Army intelligence officer with counterinsurgency experience in Afghanistan.