Jeff founded Saturn in 1994 to finance early-stage growth companies. He spearheads our investigation into new areas of investment and is active in managing our portfolio companies. Working closely with entrepreneurs, he helps forge strategic relationships, build management teams, and develop marketing and distribution strategies to enable significant growth.
Jeff’s experience as an investment banker, entrepreneur and venture capitalist dates back to the early ’90s. Prior to founding Saturn, he worked as an analyst and investment banker with Bariston Associates, a Boston firm that originates and manages private investments for individual and institutional clients.
Jeff is involved with the Sean McDonough Charitable Foundation, Citi Performing Arts Center, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum and Trinity Church Boston. A Syracuse University alumnus, he also serves on the Dean’s Advisory Committee of the Whitman School of Management.
Areas of Focus
- Healthcare Technology
- Advanced Materials
- BiOWish Technologies
- Knopp Biosciences
- The Ride
- Think Through Learning
Education & Certifications
- Syracuse University, MBA, finance
- Syracuse University, BS, biology
- FINRA Licenses: Series 7, 27 and 63