Closed Loop Partners
Kate Daly is Managing Director at impact investment firm Closed Loop Partners and leads their Center for the Circular Economy, an innovation center for research, analysis and collaboration. Prior to joining Closed Loop Partners, Kate served in New York City government for more than a decade, most recently as Senior Vice President at the NYC Economic Development Corporation, where she oversaw business development programs to foster the growth of entrepreneurship across sectors including smart cities, healthcare, cleantech, fashion, tech, media, and advanced manufacturing. Kate previously served as the Executive Director of the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission. Kate earned a Bachelor’s degree in History from Cornell University and a Master’s degree in Historic Preservation from the University of Pennsylvania.