12 Columbians Make Crain's '40 Under 40' List for 2021

April 01, 2021

Congratulations to the 12 Columbians who secured a coveted spot on this year's Crain's New York Business '40 Under 40' list (subscription required)! The recipients span 10 Columbia Schools and their work covers diverse aspects of health care, technology, real estate, and more.

Note: Their names are listed below in the order that their headshots are featured in the image above.

Paul Coyne '13, '15, '16NRS

President and Co-Founder, Inspiren; Assistant Vice President and Chief Nursing Informatics Officer, Hospital for Special Surgery


Rick Gropper '08GSAPP

Co-Founder and Principal, Camber Property Group


Adam Mandelsberg '13LAW

Counsel, Commercial Litigation, Perkins Coie LLP


Mia Nagawiecki '09BC, '16GSAS

Vice President for Education, New-York Historical Society


Crystal Ng '14GSAPP

Director of Sustainability, Curtis + Ginsberg Architects


Michael Novak '09GS

Artistic Director, Paul Taylor Dance Company


Amit Paley '10JRN, '11BUS

CEO and Executive Director, The Trevor Project


Tiffany Pham, current Columbia Business School Innovation Fellow

Founder and CEO, Mogul


Natalia Quintero '13BC

Senior Vice President of Innovation, Partnership for New York City


Dilip Rao '17BUS

CEO and Co-Founder, Sharebite


Jillian Rose '05SW, '17PH

Assistant Vice President of Community Engagement, Diversity and Research, Hospital for Special Surgery


Jessica Santana, 2019 Columbia Business School Executive Education, Social Enterprise for Senior Leaders Certification

Co-Founder and CEO, America on Tech

Images: Buck Ennis/Crain's New York