Based in New York, Avitai (Ty) Gold leads the U.S. Sports practice and is an active member of Egon Zehnder’s Media, Entertainment & Sports Practice. He also plays a key role in the Firm’s Legal, Regulatory & Compliance Professionals Practice. Ty’s deep experience in law, governance, sports, and health make him a valued advisor to a wide range of clients.
Even the most successful organizations face new and formidable challenges every day. Our mission blends my passion for solving problems with the ability to positively influence society’s path in the years ahead.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Ty was an attorney at Proskauer Rose LLP, representing clients across sports & other industries. He then advised Boards & executives of multi-billion dollar organizations on governance, transactional, litigation, intellectual property, labor, regulatory, & other matters as a senior in-house attorney (at Mount Sinai Health System) & consultant (at Gold Health Strategies, Inc.).
Ty has a J.D. from the Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law and a B.A. in History from the University of Michigan. He also completed an intensive program in French, history, the fine arts and international business at La Sorbonne and the American University of Paris.