Vice Chairman and Managing Director
Jeff, a FCA, FCPA, and recipient of the CVCA’s Ted Anderson Community Service Award, has spent more than 27 years providing capital to mid-market companies. Since joining Clairvest in 1995, he has worked with Ken Rotman to lead the way to the growth and success of Clairvest’s private equity investment business. Before coming to Clairvest, Jeff was one of three partners managing the Canadian Mezzanine Fund (CMF), a successful $48 million private equity fund sponsored by Gordon Capital Corporation. Prior to joining CMF, he held progressive management positions with the mid-market senior and junior debt capital groups of National Bank of Canada and Citibank Canada. Jeff graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1982 and started his career qualifying as a chartered accountant with Coopers & Lybrand in 1985. He is a member of Clairvest’s Board of Directors and is a member of the Investment Committee of the University of Western Ontario.