Eleni Delimpaltadaki (Janis) has joined NCRC as Chief Capital Markets Officer and Managing Director. Eleni is a social impact executive with an extensive record of success developing new business, large-scale programs and investment strategies for corporations, social mission organizations and government. During her career, she has leveraged her business know-how and public policy expertise to mobilize stakeholders around innovative solutions that advance economic growth and social justice.
She joins NCRC from the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), where she served as vice president. During her tenure at NYCEDC, Eleni co-founded the Partnerships department, New York City’s public-private partnerships and corporate attraction team; established the Social Capital Desk and oversaw the administration of 17 incubators. She played an instrumental role in top priority projects, including bringing Amazon HQ2 to New York, historic investments in the life sciences and cybersecurity industries, impact investing and venture capital strategies and tech talent development programs. Prior to NYCEDC, she oversaw market research at The Opportunity Agenda, co-founded the Business and Labor Coalition of New York and run political campaigns.
Eleni has published extensively on public policy and public opinion research. Ms. Janis has served on many nonprofit boards, including the American Association of Public Opinion Research, the NYU Alumni Association, the Hellenic American Leadership Council and the Business and Labor Coalition of New York. She received a Master’s degree from New York University and a Bachelor’s from the National University of Athens, in her native Greece. She is a Wharton School Aresty Scholar for Executive Education and Finance.