Ed is the senior partner of Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt. He and his firm handle a wide variety of corporate matters including private equity, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and joint ventures transactions. Ed is a member of the Board of Directors of Business Financial Services, a credit card accounts receivable factor, gCommerce, Inc., an inventory management and custom order software developer, and Blink Twice, a developer and distributor of assistive technology products for the disabled. Ed also serves on the technology committee of the New York City Investment Fund, a venture fund that co-invests in early-stage businesses in New York City. He is on the Board of Advisors of Acuity Ventures III, LLC, a venture fund investing in early-stage software development and bio-technology companies, and of X + 1, an online marketing technology solution provider. Ed has also served on the Board of Trustees of the Harvard Law School Alumni Association of New York. He is a frequent speaker and panelist on issues affecting the private equity and venture capital markets and is a regular guest lecturer on venture capital finance at Columbia Business School. Ed graduated from Harvard Law School, magna cum laude, where he was an Editor and a contributor to the Journal of Law and Public Policy and a contributor to the Harvard Journal of Legislation.