Meet Jim Goldenberg

Jim Goldenberg, principal and founder of Cathartes, is responsible for the overall activities of the firm. Goldenberg brings over 30 years of experience in the real estate industry to Cathartes, with extensive time spent focused on a wide range of property types, transaction structures, and business plans. Prior to founding Cathartes, Goldenberg served as Vice President and Project Manager of the Seltzer Organization and served on the NYC-based Cushman & Wakefield brokerage team alongside Chairman of the Board, Steven Seigel.


· BA Economics · Colgate University
· MBA · Columbia University

Professional Affilations

· Urban Land Institute
· Smart Growth America
· Real Estate Finance Association New England
· Clean Energy Council
· Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Nominee

Community Service

· Board of Directors, Saint Rock Haiti Foundation
· Member and Former Chairman, Alternative Energy Committee, Duxbury, MA
· Former Trustee, Bay Farm Montessori
· Former Board of Directors for the Boston Area YMCA

Building Community

Cathartes is committed to making impact locally and globally through financial sponsorship and volunteerism. Learn more about the organizations we sponsor.

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