Melvin H. Goldman
Lecturer of Management
Contact
Email: mhg24@cornell.edu
401L Sage Hall
Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-6201
Phone: 607-255-2662

Professor Goldman’s areas of Interest include international venture capital, industrial technology development and policy, and institutions of economic growth and development. Recently, Goldman has worked with the Turkish governemtn to provide advice on starting venture capital and start-up funds. He has also worked with the Croation government to aid them with institutional and policy reform for industrial technology development and fund raising to build a cross-border venture capital operation. Goldman is also working on a start-up of a vineyard operation.

Goldman’s recently co-authored an article titled "Technology Institutions and Policies: Their Role in Developing Capability in Industry,” and has given several lectures including "On Developing Industrial Technology" at Oxford, Harvard and Sophia Universities and "On Developing Venture Capital" in Japan, Brazil, India & the EU.

Goldman is World Bank's main industrial technology development specialist and World Bank's Representative in Colombia. He has also helped establish six venture capital companies in India, and established Technology finance and venture capital in Korea and China.