Partnership Fund for New York City, President and CEO
Maria Gotsch is President and CEO of the – the investment arm of the Partnership for New York City, which has raised over $100 million, and has built a network of top experts from the investment and corporate communities who help identify and support New York City’s most promising entrepreneurs in both the for-profit and non-for profit sectors.
Gotsch has also spearheaded the creation and operation of a number of the Fund’s strategic initiatives, including: FinTech Innovation Lab; New York Digital Health Accelerator; NYCSeed; BioAccelerate Prize NYC (proof-of-concept funding for university-based biomedical research); Arts Entrepreneurial Loan Fund (low cost loans for mid-size arts groups); and ReStart Central and Financial Recovery Fund (assistance and funding for small businesses impacted by 9-11).
Gotsch is also a member of the boards of Reach Out and Read of Greater New York (children’s literacy non-profit), the New York Venture Capital Association, and the Lang Fund.
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