Mark Gerson is the co-founder and Chairman of the Gerson Lehrman Group, the largest peer-to-peer business learning company. He is also the co-founder and Chairman of Thuzio (which owns the Thuzio Executive Club and Julius), Voray, and Matterhorn Data, and has investments in private companies in numerous industries.
Mark is also the co-founder and Chairman of United Hatzalah, Israel's crowd-sourced emergency first response system that saves dozens of lives every day, and United Rescue, the sister organization that is deploying the same system in the United States. He is also the co-founder and Chairman of the African Mission Healthcare Foundation, which supports the work of Christian medical missionaries serving in Africa. He and his wife recently inaugurated the Rabbi Erica and Mark Gerson L'Chaim Prize for Outstanding Christian Medical Missionary Service.
A summa cum laude graduate of Williams College and a graduate of Yale Law School, he has written books on intellectual history and inner-city education. He lives in New York City with his wife, Rabbi Erica Gerson, and their four children.