Mark Minevich

Mr. Minevich is the highly regarded and trusted Digital Cognitive Strategist, Artificial Intelligence expert and Venture Capitalist, principal founder of Going Global Ventures. Mark is advising several Venture capital groups including Sr. Venture Adviser to AI Capital Venture Fund dedicated to late seed to growth stage venture and private equity investments in companies spanning the AI landscape and Hanaco Ventures, venture fund investing in bold, visionary and passionate entrepreneurs globally among others. Mark is advising some very large global enterprises in US and Japan (Hitachi), and serves as Advisor to Boston Consulting Group on AI and Future of Work

Just prior, Mark was a Vice Chair of ventures and external affairs and CTO at Comtrade Group, an international technology conglomerate. Mark was a CTO and Strategy Executive at IBM and has also held other management, technology and strategy roles where he formulated the strategy of the Venture Capital Incubation program. Mark is a strategic adviser to CEO and Chairman of IPsoft Inc. in New York. Mark holds roles as senior fellow of the U.S. Council on Competitiveness in Washington, D.C., and senior adviser on Global Innovation and Technology of the United Nations Office of Project Services (UNOPS). He is an appointed task force member of the B20’s Digital Task Force as an expert in digitization, advanced autonomous systems, and the future of AI. Mark is also Sr. Fellow to Swiss Cognitive think tank in Zurich. 

Mark is a contributing author at Entrepreneur, Observer, TechCrunch, InformationWeek, CIO Magazine and COGNITIVE WORLD. His has been cited and featured in articles and appeared in Newsweek, Inc., CIO Magazine, Hitachi Review/Japan, Telegraph UK, CNBC.

Forbes named Mark one of the Leaders to Watch in 2017. He’s received the Albert Einstein Award for Outstanding Achievement and the World Trade Leadership award from the World Trade Centers and the World Trade Center’s Association. Mark served as a venture partner with GVA Capital in Silicon Valley advising Artificial Intelligence startups. Mark served as a venture advisor to Global Emerging Markets, a $3.4 billion alternative investment group that manages a diverse set of investment vehicles. Mark was also involved with Research Board, a Gartner company and international think tank to Chief Information Officers of some of the world’s largest corporations including Deutsche Bank, BTM Corporation, Geotek Communications, Qwest Communications, Comcast, and USWEB/CKS.

                                Mark resides in New York City and travels the globe.