Arthur Becker is one of the co-founders of Madison Partners LLC. He helped create this private investment firm in 2004. Madison Partners was originally formed to be the ownership group of the company equity of the information technology company, Navisite. Mr. Becker was the chief executive officer at NaviSite from the time period of 2002 until 2010.
Today Madison Partners LLC., invests in luxury real estate and in biotechnology. The investment group makes investments that are typically between $5 to $20 million dollars in companies as either the primary shareholder or a minority shareholder. Some examples of real estate investments contained in the portfolio of Madison Partners LLC. includes the Brickel condo development in Miami and the 30-50 Sullivan Street townhouse and condo development in Manhattan. Biotech firms that Madison Partners has invested in include OncoPep and C4 Therapeutics.
Some Takeaways From Arthur Becker’s Interview On Ideamensch
Right of the bat, Ideamensch asked Arthur Becker what made him start up Madison Partners LLC. Becker replied that he had worked in the technology and real estate sector and saw that there existed many investment opportunities that could offer a good payoff down the road. He said that investing in technology especially interests him. This is because he sees that a lot of new and useful developments could come from tech advancements especially in the field of medicine. As for real estate, Becker previously worked as a contractor and says that he enjoys the entire buying, renovating and selling process.
Arthur Becker was asked what is a habit of his that the he thinks makes him more productive at work. His answer was that by staying informed and understanding what is happening in your business or industry can really help you when you are making business decisions at your company or job. Being flexible and taking the time to listen to colleagues at work is another good word of advice that can benefit everyone.
According to Curbed, when asked about what trends Becker sees as exciting, his answer was that the bio technology field is one to watch. New developments can find cures for diseases such as cancer and can improve the lives of people with chronic illnesses.
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