Donn Tice is Chairman and CEO of D.Light Design. As a d.light advisor since March 2008, a director since November 2008, and Chairman since 2010, Donn brings 30 years of experience in consumer products, clean technology, and global distribution. He has built $100+ million global businesses and raised $100 million in capital. His passion for BOP consumers began as a United Nations Fellow; Donn was mentored by the late C.K. Prahalad. As Founder of Sustainable Solutions (2006-2010), Donn accelerated consumer venture capital-backed portfolio companies.
While CEO of startup Nano-Tex (2003-2006), his team expanded distribution to 90 brands in 30 countries, through 100 distribution partners, creating a 25x valuation increase. As CEO of Winterland (1997â€“2002), sales grew 3.5x, from $30 million to $110 million.