Managing Director/Founder Catalyx Group. Catalyx Group/Search is engaged in Executive Search for Life Science and Technology Companies, especially those in Digital, Fin Tech and e-Commerce and builds entire teams for Venture-backed start-ups.
Catalyx Ventures develops Business Plans and Strategies for Companies, and assists with business development, corporate alliances and capital raises.
Lawrence is an Advisor to the Board of the MIT Sloan School Club of New York
and past member of the Board of Directors of the MIT Enterprise Forum of New York. He organized the MITEF event, Emerging Technologies that will Change the World, in association with Technology Review and underwritten in part by National Public Radio. He has organized two events this year including one in cryptocurrency and is currently organizing a new event, The Future of Healthcare, for the MIT Sloan School Club of New York.
He has been a frequent judge at technology fairs and MBA Business Plan Competitions at Rutgers University in New Jersey, and is an active supporter of Technion-Israel Institute of Technology through American Friends of Technion.
Lawrence earned his SB in Management Science from MIT in 1971.
Why are you optimistic about the future of work?
Innovation drives work. As long as there are entrepreneurs/access to capital there will be innovation. Gov't, NGO's & leaders must assure no one's left behind.