An Independent producer since 2003, Dan Wechsler holds a degree in business management from the School of Economics in Lausanne (Hautes Études Commerciales) and has worked as a manager for several companies including Swatchgroup, Christie’s Intl and Citibank. In 2003, he was admitted to the European Mega Media program and completed his studies at Eurimages under the auspices of the Council of Europe. He is a graduate from the European Media Business School (European Master in Audiovisual Management, 2003) and from the European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs program, 2007 (EAVE 2007). In 2004, he and his partner, Laurent Nègre, found the company Bord Cadre films Sàrl
He has produced and coproduced several shorts, and five feature films, including Aurora, by Cristi Puiu (Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2010), Pasos Dobles, by Isaki Lacuesta (winner of the San Sebastian Festival Great Prize in 2011), and Operation Casablanca.
Producer on the Move in Cannes 2011, Dan participated in events such as Toronto Producers Lab, Berlinale Coproduction market and European Audiovisual Entrepreneurship (EAVE) as well as the Producer Network in Cannes.