Team

Investment Review Committee members & affiliations

  • Doug Adams Director, Technology Commecialization Office; City University of New York
  • Tom Brennan Venture Partner; ARCH Ventures
  • David Calone CEO/President; Jove Equity Partners
  • Pete Donnelly Accelerate NY Seed Fund -- Director, Office of Technology Licensing and Industry Relations; Stony Brook University
  • Eric Feinstein Venture Capital Manager; Northwell Ventures
  • Dan Fuller Director Strategic Planning & Business Development; Customized Energy Solutions
  • Noel Goddard Accelerate NY Seed Fund
  • Sonia Gulati (advisory-only) Assistant Director; New York Ventures / Empire State Development
  • Heather Hage Vice President, Industry & External Affairs; The Research Foundation for SUNY
  • Sam Hall Principal; Appletree Partners
  • Brandy Houser Accelerate NY Seed Fund -- Site Head NY/NJ; Celdara Medical
  • Mark Lesko Vice President for Economic Development; Hofstra University
  • Erik Lium Senior Vice President; Mt.Sinai Innovation Partners
  • Kuldeep Neote Senior Director, New Ventures; J&J Innovation

Past Members

  • Sree Kant Head of Strategy, External R&D; Pfizer