Micah Kotch

Managing Director

URBAN-X

Micah Kotch serves as the Managing Director for URBAN-X: an accelerator founded by MINI that makes equity investments in early-stage startups shaping the future of cities through technology and design. Headquartered within A/D/O in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, URBAN-X is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs turn compelling ideas into viable solutions for urban life. Micah previously served as the Director of NY Prize and Strategic Adviser for Innovation at the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), where was responsible for the design and execution of the nation’s first community microgrid competition and worked to transform the electric utility business model and help commercialize new clean energy technology.