Wilson works at the intersection of urban economic flourishing, innovation ecosystems, and social good. He is Vice President at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Managing Director for Cyber NYC, a $100M initiative that has established an enterprise-ready accelerator with a leading global VC, and a pre-seed/seed accelerator with Columbia Technology Ventures.
Wilson also serves on the Investment Committee for WE Venture, a $30M VC consortium designed to support New York City-based tech startup companies founded by women and minority entrepreneurs. .
Wilson has been an advisor to Stadia Ventures, a leading sportstech VC. He has also been an EIR with Startupbootcamp for their Sports Accelerator
He previously held roles at Tideline, an impact investing advisory firm; Deloitte Consulting; UBS (Corporate and Business Strategy); and IBM Global Business Services.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Wilson earned his MBA from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, and his BA in economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
A member of Class 24, Wilson is serving his fellowship at NYCEDC. His mentor is Lucas Nelson (Class 16), Partner at Lytical Ventures.