Rotary E-Club of Wall Street New York

OUR FOCUS

We see a world where people unite and take action to create lasting change— across the globe, in our communities and in ourselves. The Rotary E-Club of Wall Street New York adds innovation to Rotary’s traditional spirit. Our club utilizes technology to connect professionals from local communities around the world. As Rotarians, we follow the Motto “Service Above Self” and lead by example through volunteering and raising funds for causes close to us.
Go to Service

Service

Local and international community service projects are chosen by members and are a core focus of the club.

Go to Fellowship

Fellowship

Connect with like-minded people at socials gatherings, either virtually or at venues with local members.

Go to Learning

Learning

Our club hosts leaders from diverse fields to speak and mingle, offering spaces for thoughtful discussion.

International

Rotarians from 200+ countries & geographical areas have served communities since 1905.

Engage with our members and our community by volunteering with us.

Working Professionals Serving as Leaders in the Community

As Rotarians, we follow the Motto “Service Above Self”

As Rotarians, we follow the Motto “Service Above Self” and lead by example through volunteering and raising funds for causes close to us. Members from the Rotary E-Club Club of Wall Street are committed to joining forces with members from 35,000+ other clubs to work together to support Rotary's Areas of Focus: Promote peace; Fight disease; Provide clean water, sanitation & hygiene; Save mothers and children; Support education; and Grow local economies. We have contributed countless hours of service and over $30,000 in grants to nonprofits locally and globally.

Our Speakers

Our E-Club has had the privilege of hosting and learning from industry leaders all around the world, thanks to the accessibility of our virtual bi-weekly membership meetings.

Konstantin Mehl

CEO and Founder of Kaia Health and Foodora
Always ready to take up another challenge Konstantin Mehl currently is developing his second business Kaia Health. Founded in 2016, Kaia Health is a leading digital therapy company that creates evidence-basedtreatments for a range of disorders using innovative technology. Being a global citizen sharing his presence between the US and Germany Konstantin is the perfect match for our club. Konstantin will share his experience as an entrepreneur. – He will also talk about his success story, how he build up and sold the leading premium food-delivery company Foodora in Europe.

Peter Kyle

Dean of the Rotary Representative Network & Former World Bank Executive
At our meeting on March 13, Peter Kyle will give a presentation on the World Bank. He will touch briefly on the formation, mandate, goals, structure and governance of the Bank. He will then describe his work with the Bank including the privatization challenges of the Former Soviet Union, the East Asian Financial Crisis of the late ‘90s and his more recent work in the Middle East. Peter has had a long association with Rotary and is the RI Director Nominee for Zones 33 and 34..

Devin D. Thorpe

Social Entrepreneur & Forbes Contributor
Devin Thorpe calls himself a champion of social good. As an author, educator and keynote speaker he focuses on those doing good in the world. As a Forbes Contributor, he covers social entrepreneurship and impact investing. His books on personal finance and crowdfunding draw on his entrepreneurial finance experience as an investment banker, CFO, treasurer, and mortgage broker helping people use financial resources to do good. He recognizes blockchain and crypto will change the world. Previously he worked on the U.S. Senate Banking committee staff and earned an MBA at Cornell. Visit devinthorpe.com to learn more.

Jeff Koinange

Talk Show Host
Jeff Koinange from Nairobi, is known as the Larry King of Kenya, he is a famous Kenyan journalist and talk show host. Besides hosting his own show Jeff Koinange Live he also became well known as the Africa correspondent of CNN and CNN International. He is also in the lead of building a library for a Kenyan Girls School for which we did our fundraiser a few months ago.

Stefan Jekel

Head of International Listings at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Stefan Jekel has extensive experience in working with non-U.S. companies in gaining access to the U.S. capital markets, including during pre-IPO stage. His professional background includes 15+ years of global and progressively senior financial and sales roles in various world capitals; currently responsible for NYSE-listed companies from outside the US, representing a diversified base of over 500 clients crossing different business sectors and representing over 40 countries with a combined market capitalization in excess of $9 trillion.

Dr. Pia Skarabis-Querfeld

Rotarian and Physician, Founder of Medizin Hilft
Rotarian and physician Pia Skarabis-Querfeld spent the last three years building a network of volunteer doctors to help thousands of refugees streaming into Berlin. Her nonprofit, Medizin Hilft (Medicine Helps) was the recipient of a $160,000 Rotary global grant and has been featured by Rotary International.

Michael Grudzinski

Senior Director, Global Cause Partnerships, UNICEF USA
After graduating his studies of Political Activism and Nonviolence at New York University Michael Grudzinski held various positions in the US and Japan before starting his career at UNICEF USA. Since 2014 he holds Director positions for the Global Cause Partnerships Program and is in charge of developing new business and partnership opportunities with civil society organizations to support UNICEF’s programming for children around the world.

Investing in Young Leaders

Members of our club are harnessing the power of Rotary to bring an inspiring Young Leader from Venezuela to RYLA. This would not be possible without the strong support and collaboration of our fellow Rotary Clubs and Rotarians. Please join us as we continue to invest in our future and connect the world through Rotary.

Contact our Membership Chair today and begin your journey towards becoming a Rotarian.