Robert Clauser

  • Acting Director of Strategic Partnerships & New Initiatives


Robert is currently supporting NYC Media Lab as its Interim Director of Strategic Partnerships and New Initiatives. In his 20+ year career in media and technology, Robert has served strategic, operational, and financial roles as the Lead Strategy Partner for Media & Entertainment for Accenture, the COO of Tina Brown’s Women in the World and American Justice, the CFO of WNET Public Media, and a member of the External Affairs trustee committee of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Robert champions storytellers and social impact entrepreneurs as President of the Peace Studio, advisory board member of Rattlestick Theater, producer of #MeToo, Now What?, TED resident and speaker, and David Rockefeller Fellow. He holds a BA with honors in economics from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the Chicago Booth School of Business.