De Blasio Appoints Goldman’s Alicia Glen as Deputy Mayor

Alicia Glen. (Photo: goldmansachs.com)
Alicia Glen. (Photo: goldmansachs.com)

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has made another major hire, appointing Goldman Sachs’s Alicia Glen as his deputy mayor for housing and economic development.

Ms. Glen has spent the past 12 years heading the Urban Investment Group at Goldman Sachs, which has committed tens of millions of dollars to funding projects in low-income neighborhoods across the city. She is also widely credited with helping to negotiate the deal that brought the Citi Bike bike share program to New York. Continue reading “De Blasio Appoints Goldman’s Alicia Glen as Deputy Mayor”