Rafail Portnoy

  • Adjunct Faculty @TandonOnline

  • Chief Technology Officer @State of New York Metropolitan Transportaton Authority



Raf Portnoy is currently a Senior Vice President of Technology at Anti-Defamation League, being responsible for Applicaitons, Tech Operations, Marketing technology and IT Secuirty of this premier international civil rights organization. Prior to ADL Raf was a Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Safe Horizon, Inc., largest social services agency in US, focused on issues of domestic violence and child abuse. Prior to Safe Horizon he was a founding CIO at the SUNY Global Center, an international think tank, focused on issues of globalization and commerce. And prior to the SUNY Global Center Raf had a successful technical and managerial career at International Business Machines (IBM), where he built global applications and networks for almost 100 clients. He is a graduate of Brooklyn Polytechnic University and an Executive Mentor @ Columbia University Executive Management of Technology Program. He is happily married with 2 beautiful kids. 

Brooklyn Polytechnic University, 1998

Master of Science, Distributed Information Systems Engineering

Pace University, 1996

Bachelor of Business Administration, Management Information Systems