Our advisors are comprised of top industry experts who volunteer their time and institutional resources to mentor and support funded companies, evaluate potential investments and advise on pivotal trends.


Mikeisha Anderson Jones
American Express Company
Michael Baresich
formerly Ally Financial
Gordon Bell
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Alissa Bersin
Tishman Speyer
Charles Buaron
formerly TPG Growth
Andrew Conway
Credit Suisse
Owen Davis
Contour Venture Partners
Richard J. Donoghue
NYU Langone Health
Alan H. Fishman
Ladder Capital Finance LLC
David Gibbs
JP Morgan
Andrew Gordon
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
Colvin Grannum
Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation
Matt Harris
Bain Capital Venture Partners, LLC
Carol Hooper
Marsh & McLennan
Gyan Kapur
Activate Venture Partners
Matthew Katz
Saul Kopelwitz
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
Felix Kühlmann
Diane Kurtzman
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Chris LaPierre
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Thomas Lloyd
CBRE, Inc.
King Look
Con Edison
Lili Lynton
The Dinex Group
Edward Martin
Evercore Partners Inc.
Lisa Mauriello
Guardian Life
Jim McMahon
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Peter Muennig
Columbia University
Ben Myers
Boston Properties
Christine A. Nevin
ConEdison Solutions
Liz Neumark
Great Performances
Lillian Oshva
NYU Langone Health
Daniel Padwa
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Todd T. Pietri
Activate Venture Partners
Wendy Powell
Patina Group
Chris Reid
James Robinson, IV
RRE Ventures
Kara Rubin
JUST Goods, Inc.
Todd Schell
Warburg Pincus
Patrick Smith
Jones Lang LaSalle
Robert Stillman
CBRE, Inc.
Sean Traynor
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
Miljana Vujosevic
The Prudential Insurance Company
John Willinge
Alverstoke Group LLC
Ward Young
Michael Zimmerman
A.T. Kearney
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
King & Spalding LLP
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Pryor Cashman LLP
Simson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Wachtel, Lipton Rosen & Katz
Additionally, hundreds of volunteers have dedicated their time to our FinTech Innovation Lab and Transit Tech Lab programs to grow New York’s innovation economy.

Health Care Advisory Board

Catalyzing the growth of a vibrant commercial life sciences sector has been a longstanding priority of the Partnership Fund. We have greatly benefited from the industry expertise of the members of our Health Care Advisory Board who have played a key role in shaping the Partnership Fund’s life sciences strategy.

Orlan Boston
Ernst & Young LLP
Noel Brown
RBC Capital Markets
Barbara Dalton (Chair)
Pfizer Inc.
Howard Fillit
Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation
Carl Gordon
OrbiMed Advisors LLC
Anders Hove
Amzak Capital Management, LLC
Rachna Khosla
Jeffrey Krauss
PPC Entreprises LLC
Joel S. Marcus
Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.
Sharon L. Mates
Intra-Cellular Therapies, Inc.
Matthew McAskin
Evercore Partners Inc.
Michael McIvor
Incentrum Group
Lillian Oshva
NYU Langone Health
Tycho Peterson
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Todd T. Pietri
Activate Venture Partners
Greg Plowman
Eli Lilly & Company
Dennis J. Purcell
Aisling Capital
Amit Rakhit, MD
Ovid Therapeutics Inc.
Carlo Rizzuto
Versant Ventures
Robert A. Silverman
F. Hoffmann - La Roche Ltd
William Slattery
Geoffrey W. Smith
Digitalis Ventures
Bryan Spielman
Verint Systems
Justin Sunshine
General Atlantic
Sean Traynor
Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
Martin Vogelbaum
Inning One Ventures