Jeff is a retired General Partner who most recently led the firm’s Institutional Investment Management client activities on a global basis. He joined BBH in 1984, was named a Partner of the firm in 1996, and served numerous investment leadership roles during his 40-year BBH career, including Chief Investment Officer, Head of Asset Allocation, and Head of Fixed Income Management. Jeff continues to work actively with long-standing clients of the firm, and he serves as a sponsor for the firm’s LGBTQ Affinity Group, BBH Pride, and helps lead BBH’s Diversity & Inclusion efforts.
Jeff is passionately involved in several philanthropic organizations. Jeff currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Jewish Federations of North American where he chairs the Israel and Overseas Committee, helping to strategically guide global allocations for the North American Federation system. In this capacity, Jeff serves as a member of the Board of Governors of The Jewish Agency for Israel and member of the Board of Directors of the American Joint Distribution Committee. He is the Past President of UJA-Federation of New York, the largest local philanthropy in the world.
Jeff is a board member of the Jim Joseph Foundation, focusing on Engagement, Education and Leadership Training for Jewish Youth and Young Adults, and also chairs its Investment Committee. Jeff is a member of the Board of Directors of The Jewish Funders Network, joining other philanthropists to address critical societal challenges. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of amfAR, a leading cure-focused global HIV/AIDS research organization. Jeff serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the NPR Foundation, the country’s leading provider of journalistic excellence and programmatic content for public radio and podcasts, and also serves as a member of the Graduate Executive Board at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, working to expand Wharton’s impact as the foremost teaching, research, and experience-led business school in the world.
Jeff received his B.A. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, and his MBA in Finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.