Known for his great entrepreneurial skills, Arthur Becker is the current Managing Member of Madison Partners, which specializes in real estate and Early Stage Bio Technology. Arthur (http://arthurbeckerstudio.com/) become fascinated by the ever-evolving paradigms in the field of Bio Technology and the combination of substantial economic opportunities present in the field of real estate and the need to make impact on people’s lives. This served as a foundation to starting up Madison Partners.
In a recent interview with the NY Times, Arthur Becker says that what drove him to investing in Madison Partners was the previous experiences he had while working in entities dealing with real estate and technology. These experiences made him see the potential in the fields of real estate and Bio Technology. Being a passionate entrepreneur who is driven by the desire to achieve, Arthur Becker thinks that the challenges met by a startup investment is the mix of clarity of vision, unrelenting drive, and the control to engage and lead. At times, he also thinks adjusting the business vision and strategy to align to the current economic and business needs may be crucial to the survival of a startup.
To put a business startup to its feet, Arthur Becker finds it most effective working with people that he respects in the field of Real estate and Bio Technology, either as colleagues or partners. He sees talent as the most crucial tool to the development process of real estate, from idea development, design stage to the financing stage. He argues that he is most effective when bringing together various talents or persuading talented people to your vision or that of the business and coordinating them.
Arthur Becker went to Bennington College, and later joined Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He has previously worked in Zinio Company dealing in Technology, where he once served as the company’s CEO. Mr. Becker also served as the CEO of NaviSite a company which deals with internet technology in US and UK, and at one time served as a senior advisor to the Vera Wang fashion company which deals with technology and real estate investments. He hopes that through Madison Partners, he will bring real talent into the world.