Jeff is a Vice President at New World Ventures, a multi-stage, information technology-focused venture capital firm based in Chicago. Since joining New World in 2008, Jeff has been actively involved in the diligence, investment and oversight of over 20 companies. He was previously a board member at BodyShopBids and a board observer at SinglePlatform (acquired by Constant Contact). Jeff was previously with UBS Investment Bank's Midwest Group, where he advised clients on a broad range of corporate finance and M&A transactions. Prior to UBS, Jeff was with BMV Capital, a New York-based venture capital firm focused on early stage technology, communications and media companies. Prior to BMV, Jeff was with the Lehman Brothers Communications Fund, a venture capital fund focused on the communication services sector. Jeff graduated with a B.S. in chemical engineering from the Johns Hopkins University and earned his M.B.A. with High Distinction from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.