Arthur Becker is the CEO and chairman of the online magazine distribution service Zinio LLC. He is renowned for his keen interest in making investments and has invested in real estate, biotechnology, and information technology. Before working at Zinio, Becker(see, http://nymag.com/nymetro/news/people/features/15541/index2.html) served at NaviSite as CEO for eight years between 2002 and 2010. NaviSite offers application and technology management services for its clients and is mainly based in the UK, India, and USA. The company also offers cloud-based application management and data center hosting services to its customers. Moreover, Arthur Becker has also had the opportunity to work with Vera Wang, http://people.com/archive/vera-wang-arthur-becker-vol-43-no-6/, a renowned fashion company, and played the role of the company’s senior advisor. Owing to his efforts and dedication, the company became a successful international brand.
At the beginning of his career in 1999, Arthur Becker was appointed to the position of manager of an investment fund firm named Madison, where he worked with many telecommunication and technology companies. In 2002, Mr. Becker was a managing member of Atlantic Investors, LLC, and later became the CEO of the company. He has also founded many technology and investment companies like Impower, a technology consulting service, and a financial advisory company called Advanced Partners. These companies offer different services regarding technology and investment to various private and government companies. With his skills in leadership and executive management, Becker has proved himself a worthy addition to every business he has joined. That is why to this day, Arthur Becker has been able to manage many companies under his wing and is recognized throughout USA, UK, and Europe as a trustworthy private investor in technology and real estate.
His vast experience in financing, acquisition and executive management is quite evident from his professional accomplishments. Other than being an expert tech investor, Arthur Becker is also known for investing in real estate. In a recent report by The real Deal, he has invested in three townhouses in Soho on Sullivan Street, which were designed and built by Madison Equities and the Property Markets group. Becker has also invested in a condominium project, which would involve development in the areas close to those townhouses. This condominium is a boat-shaped, 16-story condo building in Soho.
According to his Crunchbase profile, Arthur Becker received his Bachelor’s degree in Arts from Bennington College, and later attended Tucks Business School at Dartmouth for his masters in Business.