Arthur Becker Is a Member of Madison Partners, LLC. The company focuses on investment in real estate and early-stage biotech ventures. Becker was formerly the chairman and CEO of Zinio LLC, a digital newsstand. He was formerly the CEO of NaviSite that provided Internet technology services, Internet hosting and co-location to companies in the UK and the US. Becker was also a senior advisor to be Vera Wang’s fashion company.
Arthur Becker claims that during his tenure at NaviSite and later at Zinio, he developed his interest in both technology and real estate. After selling NaviSite to Time Warner in 2011, Becker decided to get involved in real estate investing in condominium developments in New York City and Miami. He became aware of the many opportunities in the biotechnology sector that provide economic opportunities and potential to help others. Becker claims to be especially intrigued by a number of developments in biotechnology, related to cancer treatment.
Becker claims to have tried many businesses over the years, and he’s failed numerous attempts. However, he claims to have learned a lot from his failures, mainly how to avoid similar failures going forward. In the companies he has been successful with it seems that the chemistry between managers is critical to the operating of a business. This cooperative spirit between managers within a company is what he attributes his major successes to. He recommends that people looking for entrepreneurial success listen to colleagues and to the marketplace, and be flexible.
According to crunchbase, Arthur Becker has been the founder and managing partner of several companies specializing in investments in technology. One company, Advance Partners LLC, provided financial advice to Cendent Corporation and Global Switch, both of which are located in the United Kingdom. They also were consultants for empower a provider of technology services to the government in London.
Many real estate investors have tried to follow the successful route that Arthur Becker has taken. He has had exceptional success and offers advice to those who are interested in following in his footsteps. Many of his interviews and Linked In shared articles center around helping others understand how he reached success.