Eric Kaufman

Eric Kaufman

President, Built Environment, LLC
 

Currently employed at The Natural Resilience Fund, Inc., THE NATURAL RESILIENCE FUND, INC., EAV REALTY CORP.

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Previous: The Wharton School Of Business, The Wharton School, Vassar College

 

    Summary

    Dynamic, multi-faceted, entrepreneurial and accomplished executive manager, with extensive hands-on experience leveraging exceptional financial management and corporate governance expertise, combined with strong business acumen, to propel enterprise performance in a variety of venues. Powerful motivational/persuasive presenter and public speaker. Agile critical thinker, analyst and strategic planner, with significant strengths in managing multiple complex projects and unique ability to transform visionary concepts into fully realized and sustainable programs. Excellent communication, interpersonal, negotiation and collaborative teamwork skills with stakeholders at all levels. Proven leader and mentor in building and motivating high-performing cross-functional teams, and in forging invaluable relationships, partnerships and alliances to further organizational goals. Results-oriented and focused decision-maker, adept at managing priorities.

Experiences

Chief Executive Officer & CEO

At THE NATURAL RESILIENCE FUND, INC.

From June 2013 to Present
Start-up non-profit enterprise comprised of 8 independent contractors focused on funding financing gaps in Climate Resiliency programs proposed by New York City and the State of New York, through potential enactment of city, state and federal government individual investment tax credits. Chief...
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President & CEO

At The Natural Resilience Fund, Inc.

From 2013 to Present
 

President

At EAV REALTY CORP.

From January 1997 to Present
Real estate firm focused on brokering sales, acquisitions and financing of commercial real estate of all types throughout the Northeast Coast. President Specialize in the purchase, sale and financing of large scale commercial real estate projects, primarily in the New York metropolitan area....
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CFO

At NEW YORK WHEEL, LLC

From July 2012 to January 2014
$300M+ venture to obtain approvals, design, finance, construct and operate a 630 ft observation wheel at the Staten Island Ferry Terminal, designed and to be built by the London Eye engineer, and
 

The Wharton School, Philadelphia

Master of Business Administration (MBA), The Wharton School

From September 1978 to December 1979
Bachelor of Arts (A.B.), Psychology & Economics Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York Certified Financial Planner (CFP) - Non-Practicing Licensed Real Estate Broker, New York PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Former Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), Finance Committee...
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Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, Ny

Bachelor of Arts, Vassar College

From September 1974 to May 1978
Certified Financial Planner (CFP) - Non-Practicing Licensed Real Estate Broker, New York PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY), Finance Committee Member COMPUTER SKILLS Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint). Current with changing...
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Vassar College, Poughkeepsie

A.B., Psychology and Economics

From September 1974 to May 1978
 

Skills

 
  • budgeting
  • Business development
  • Business management
  • Business planning
  • Business strategy
  • Cash Flow Administration
  • collaborative teamwork skills
  • Collaborative Teamwork Stakeholder Relationship Ma
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