Daniel Alvarez

Quartz: Chief Product Officer

Daniel Alvarez is the chief product officer at Quartz. He is responsible for all product development, ensuring the company’s continued excellence in editorial product innovation and overseeing the engineering, design, product management, and analytics teams.

Alvarez joined Quartz from NBC Universal, where he served as VP of product and design for local NBC and Telemundo TV stations, most recently earning the News Innovator of the Year award from the Local Media Association in 2020. He also serves on the advisory board of the News Product Alliance.

Prior to NBC, Alvarez was the head of product and design at HuffPost and held various product and engineering roles at companies including AOL, Nextel International, and Motorola. He graduated from Universidad Simon Bolivar in Caracas, Venezuela, with a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering.