Senior Vice President & N. America Head, D10X Entrepreneurs in Residence
"Ideas are a dime a dozen, the hard part is turning them into reality."
Entrepreneurship, Big Data, Product Strategy, AI, Global Financial Markets, Leadership
Martin Zagorsek joined the Citi Ventures D10X team after 4 years of running his own digital design agency, Nature NYC. He was previously the CEO of Launch Collective, an incubator for startup fashion and luxury brands.
His prior career includes 7 years in the market research industry, first at NPD and then Knowledge Networks/GfK. His first post-MBA job was on a derivatives desk at Deutsche Bank in NY and then Singapore, and he also spent 4 years at Sapient leading a strategy team consulting to various financial services clients.
Martin graduated from the University of Waterloo in Canada with an engineering degree, and then completed his MBA at the Wharton School. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and 2 young boys. He keeps his engineering skills sharp with personal projects in artificial intelligence, and can often be found in the very early morning running in Prospect Park.