Jeff is a managing director in the EY-Parthenon practice of Ernst & Young LLP, based in Boston, and serves as head of its Software Strategy Group. Jeff was previously with Bulger Partners, which joined EY in 2018. At Bulger Partners, he led the firm’s growth from a start-up to the leader in advising investors and enterprises on product, technology and overall growth strategies in situations where software is a key competitive asset, known as the Software Economy.
Previously, Jeff spent more than two decades as an executive, entrepreneur, investor and advisor with high-tech companies. Jeff was founder and managing director of Velocity Equity Partners, an early stage technology investment fund, where he sat on the boards of many growth-oriented software companies.
Previously, Jeff co-founded a software company that pioneered SGML and XML information systems. While there, Jeff led research and development and helped sell the company to a computer software organization to a public enterprise software company where he joined as CTO and Vice President of R&D.
Jeff holds an AB in Computer Science and Economics from Brown University. He is a regular guest lecturer at Brown University, and he currently serves on the President’s IT Advisory Council at Brown as well as several nonprofit boards.