Mr. Mark Jaffe


Mr. Mark Jaffe

Attorney, Business & Civic Leader

Mr. Mark Jaffe is the President & CEO of the Greater NY Chamber of Commerce. He has close to 30 years of experience working with federal, state and local agencies. He is a democratic district leader from Harrison NY who ran for NYS Assembly in 2010. NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that “Mark has the experience to craft and promote sound economic development policies, create jobs, make smart infrastructure investment, promote efficient spending and maintain the quality of life residents have come to expect.”

Born and raised in Westchester County NY, Mark graduated cum laude from SUNY Albany and studied business and public administration before earning his JD at Benjamin Cardozo Law School. Mark currently serves as legal counsel for the NYC Hispanic Chamber and the NYRX CARD. He offers his counsel to the many members of the Chamber and serves on the advisory boards of the NYS Health Benefit Exchange, Dr. Mehmet Oz’s HealthCorps and the American Diabetes Association. Mark has also served as the treasurer of the Manhattan Borough Development Corporation and is currently the treasurer of the Business & Labor Coalition of New York.

Under Mark’s leadership, the Greater NY Chamber has grown to serve over 30,000 business and civic leaders worldwide. It is recognized for its first rate membership services and has earned a reputation for championing small business & entrepreneurial causes. Greater NY Chamber benefits include:

  • invitations to NY’s BEST networking
  • 1st rate educational events, plus
  • strong advocacy & representation for its members