Jeremy Gottschalk

Marketplace Market Makers

Marketplace Market Makers 2023 Honoree

Jeremy Gottschalk is the CEO and Co-founder of Marketplace Risk, the “go-to” resource for startups in the marketplace, sharing, gig, p2p, on-demand, and collaborative economy. Marketplace Risk is an industry leader and offers the most comprehensive source for risk management, trust & safety, compliance and legal strategy education, networking, and information exchange for startups. Jeremy brings many years of experience working with high-growth startups as a cross-functional resource and trusted advisor to key internal and external stakeholder groups ranging from multi-disciplinary teams and management to c-suite, board of directors, and investors.

His 20 years of experience with multinational law firms as an in-house operator and consultant to marketplace platforms led him to develop the Marketplace Risk platform, which has become the leading source of risk management, trust & safety, compliance, and legal strategy education, networking and information sharing for the marketplace and sharing economy platforms.

Jeremy has become an industry-leading voice for legal strategy and risk management. Before starting Marketplace Risk, Jeremy was the founding executive director for Marketplace Industry Association, a go-to organization for the marketplace startup ecosystem. Jeremy holds a JD from Loyola and an MBA from Kellogg and thrives in fast-paced, results-driven environments.

Marketplace 50 recognizes Jeremy Gottschalk as an eminent market maker and one of the world’s foremost experts on compliance and legal strategy for marketplace platforms/ network businesses. This highly competitive annual distinction accounts for dozens of factors and seeks to recognize those making a meaningful impact on this space.

Jeremy Gottschalk

Founder & CEO of
Marketplace Risk

Meet all the honorees

Marc Andreessen

Co-founder of
Andreesen Horowitz


Aaron Bohling

Global eCommerce Executive at ComCap

Mike Brown

Co-founder of Bowery Capital

Carlos Cashman

Co-founder of Thrasio

James Currier

General Partner at NFX

Jeremy Gottschalk

Founder & CEO of
Marketplace Risk

Li Jin

Co-founder & General Partner of Variant Fund

Marina Planas

Co-founder & CEO of The NTWK

Tom Wendt

Partner of Bain Capital

Fred Wilson

Managing Partner at
Union Square Ventures