Jeff has been a venture capitalist since 1997 and is a General Partner of Icon Venture Partners. Jeff began his venture career at Crescendo Ventures and then co-founded Vesbridge Partners with Icon Venture Partner Zenas Hutcheson in 2004. He has also been a General Partner with El Dorado Ventures since 2008.
Jeff’s past investments include Algety (acquired by Corvis for $2 billion), Broadsoft (Nasdaq: BSFT), Compellent (acquired by Dell for $960 million), Enstratius (acquired by Dell), IPCell (acquired by Cisco for $150 million), iTKO (acquired by CA for $330 million), NetCentrex (acquired by Comverse for $165 million), NuSpeed (acquired by Cisco for $465 million) and Sistina (acquired by Redhat for $40 million). Jeff’s current investments include LockPath, Rapid Engines and SportNGIN.
Jeff also ran Sistina Software as its CEO and has twice been the President of the MVCA. Jeff began his professional career at McKinsey & Company and received his JD from Harvard Law School and his BA from Northwestern University.