Daniel J. Widawsky

Senior Vice President and Vice Dean, Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President and Vice Dean Daniel WidawskyDaniel J. Widawsky, senior vice president and vice dean, chief financial officer, is responsible for the hospital and medical school finance departments. He came to NYU Langone Health in July 2018, with extensive experience in financial strategy and planning for major institutions, as well as years at the helm of large and complex multinational teams.

Mr. Widawsky’s distinguished career spans tax law, city government, and investment management. He most recently served as director of EFO Capital Management, an investment and management firm.

He has also served as the comptroller for the City of Chicago, where he oversaw a team of 650, and was a managing director and partner at Citadel, one of the world’s leading alternative investment management firms and market makers.

Before his tenure at Citadel, he was head of tax at NBC and GE Consumer Finance, which has operations in 54 countries.

Mr. Widawsky holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, and a juris doctorate from Yale Law School.