Arthur Becker is an American entrepreneur and serial investor with a diversified portfolio of business ventures in art, finance, real estate, and technology. He made his mark as an investor in the early 2000s as a financier and top management executive for technology firms such as NaviSite and ZINIO. Currently, a significant portion of Arthur Becker’s investments is focused on real estate developments in Florida and New York. He has been a silent partner in major New York projects such as Billionaire’s Row and 10 Sullivan Street; working with renowned developers such as Kevin Maloney, Michael Stern, and Robert Gladstone.
Arthur Becker’s real estate office also serves as his art studio, complete with a workshop and samples of paintings and sculptures produced by him. After investing in several properties developed by other people, Arthur Becker decided to create his first solo project; an artisanal boutique building on 465 Washington Street. This property is projected to have a sellout value of $52.5M and will contain 8 luxury condo units. Visit LinkedIn to know more.
On his office desk, there are a variety of items that represent his business experiences, remarkable life moments, as well as what he is passionate about. Arthur Becker is an avid collector of ancient African currencies from countries including Cameroon and Nigeria. He then recreates these currencies as sculptures, which are seen in every corner of his office. There are also several origami animals and shapes made using modern paper currencies. He has sold his artwork to a number of Wall Street investors and plans to exhibit them in his newest development.
Walking into Arthur Becker’s office, you will also find a picture of his two daughters with Vera Wang, a NaviSite notepad, specialized binoculars from a failed venture, and a handmade sample of the bricks to be used in 465 Washington Street.
About Arthur Becker
He is a longtime business mogul, currently working with firms such as Madison Technology Group, Atlantic Investors, ZINIO, and NaviSite. In the span of his successful career, Arthur Becker has gathered numerous business skills in startup operations, venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, corporate development, and strategic planning.
Arthur holds a Bachelor’s degree from Bennington College and an advanced degree in Business from Dartmouth’s Tuck School of Business.