As a strategic business adviser and leader, Jeff brings a record of success at leading change for Fortune 50 and multiple early stage & startup organizations. He brings a dynamic background, with extensive experience in multiple operational and executive roles. Jeff excels at executing large-scale initiatives to deliver world-class capabilities, building trusted relationships with clients and stakeholders, and helping the CEO/COO and founders create the focused vision to reach their objectives. He has an optimistic leadership style and a dedication to excellence — a key reason behind his ability to inspire standout contributions from his teams.
Skills and Expertise:
Executive Leadership, Turnarounds & Transformation, Business Development, Revenue Growth, Process Improvement, Cost Control, Efficiency & Productivity, P&L Responsibility, Budget Management, IT Infrastructure, Ecommerce, SaaS, Information Security, Project Management, Change Management, Emerging Technologies, Lean Manufacturing, Mergers & Acquisitions, Global Operations, Hiring Top Talent, Leadership Development, Partnerships & Alliances, Cross-Functional Teams, Culture Transformation, Executive Advisor, Presentations & Training.
Jeff has an accomplished record over the past 30 years working in various roles including:
- EVP, Operations/Technology for Summit Funding, Inc. (4 years)
- President & CEO for FDI Collateral Management, Inc. (SAAS technology-enabled business process outsourcing company) (6 years)
- President & CEO for CustomerLink Systems
- President & COO for NEC Computers (2 years)
- Interim VP for Apple Computer
- Division General Manager, Computer Manufacturing for Hewlett Packard (8 years)
For the past 12 years, Jeff has served several early stage and middle market private equity backed companies as an interim CEO to lead them through specific challenges.
Jeff has a BA in Business Administration from Northwest Nazarene University and has successfully completed Hewlett Packard’s internal Global Executive Leadership Program.
Jeff is based in the Sacramento, California area.