Board of Directors

Riccardo Benedetti

Riccardo Benedetti

Senior Partner, Perella Weinberg Partners

Riccardo is a senior partner at Perella Weinberg Partners, an independent financial advisory services firm. He has worked in investment banking for more than 30 years in London and New York. Riccardo lives with his wife and three daughters in New York.

Danielle Bernstein

Danielle Bernstein

Entrepreneur, Founder of WeWoreWhat

Danielle Bernstein is a native New Yorker and Fashion Blogger turned business mogul. Bernstein has a dedicated fan base of over 2.6 million followers and counting across her social media platforms. Bernstein started her internationally recognized blog, WeWoreWhat.com, and Instagram, @WeWoreWhat, in 2010 as a daily dose of outfit inspiration for women everywhere, before growing the platform into an aspirational yet relatable home for all things coveted. Danielle has since launched her brand, Shop WeWoreWhat along with her namesake line, Danielle Bernstein. Danielle was quickly recognized by Forbes’ coveted “30 Under 30” list at just 24 years old in 2017 and became a New York Times best selling author for her book, This Is Not A Fashion Story that was published in May 2020. In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Danielle created the philanthropic arm of her business as a way to give back using her massive platform, WeGaveWhat, which has since been able to raise and donate hundreds of thousands of dollars to all different organizations and causes in need. 

Spencer Potts

Spencer Potts

President of MadHive, Prospect Farms BOD, MadNetwork Director, Founding Partner Maximalist Ventures

Spencer Potts is President of MadHive, an enterprise software that powers modern media, and a Managing Partner of Maximalist Ventures. Across his 25+ years of capital markets experience, Potts has served as Global Head of institutional Sales & Marketing for Investment Managers including Silver Creek Capital, CIFC Asset Management, and most recently MidOcean Partners. In addition to advertising, he carries domain expertise across alternative asset classes including venture capital, hedge funds and private equity. Potts serves as the Capital Chair for New York City’s largest poverty frontline center, The River Fund, and holds a B.A. in History from the University of New Hampshire.

Swami Durga Das

Swami Durga Das

Founder | CEO

Swami born and raised in Queens, New York. RIVER FUND was established in response to the ravages of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic and continues some 30 years later responding to the devastation of those living on the lines of poverty. RIVER FUND remains purpose driven while bringing humanity, tolerance, and empathy to our neighbors in need. “the best part of who we are is in the caring for each other however we choose to share and serve.”

Clayton Orrigo

Clayton Orrigo

Founder, The Hudson Advisory Team

Clayton Orrigo is the Founder of The Hudson Advisory Team at Compass which has conducted over $2 Billion of real estate sales since 2017. Clayton graduated from Villanova University, with a dual concentration in finance and entrepreneurship. He currently resides in the West Village.

Adam G. Doneger

Adam G. Doneger

Executive Managing Director

Adam Doneger is an Executive Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Capital Markets Team. He joined the firm in October 2016 after spending 5 years at Eastdil Secured where he served as Managing Director. Prior to Eastdil Secured, Adam worked at Brookfield Asset Management in their Real Estate Debt Fund. Adam began his career at Morgan Stanley in the real estate group. He is a licensed real estate salesperson in the State of New York.

Mr. Doneger holds a Master’s in Real Estate from NYU and a BA from Johns Hopkins University. Doneger is a former professional lacrosse player that played for the New Jersey Pride in Major League Lacrosse (MLL) from 2003-2007. He was named the Major League Lacrosse Rookie of the Year in 2003. Prior to playing in the MLL, Doneger played his college lacrosse at Johns Hopkins University where he was named a two-time First Team All American and team captain during his junior and senior years. Doneger was named to the All Time JHU Lacrosse Team. In 2002, Doneger played for the United States Men’s National Team that won a gold medal in Australia. In 2014, Doneger was elected into the Long Island Lacrosse Hall of Fame.

Mr. Doneger currently serves on the board of directors for River Fund, a not-for-profit dedicated to fighting hunger, homelessness and poverty in city neighborhoods. Doneger serves as a Leadership Fellow at Johns Hopkins University and sits on the Johns Hopkins University Athletic Department Advisory Board.

Justin D. Golden

Justin D. Golden

President

In his role as President, Justin is focused on connecting the company's past to its present and future, embracing growth and innovation while fostering Stephen Gould's distinct culture and way of working. He is an active participant and fundraiser for local charities and causes, including the River Fund. In his free time, Justin enjoys unwinding with family and following Premier League football — he is a die hard Liverpool fan.

Timothy Reilly

Timothy Reilly

President

Mr Reilly is President of Hilton Capital Management, a boutique asset manager located in Garden City, NY. Mr Reilly graduated from Harvard University with a B.S in Economics.