Jack is a strategic CFO with experience in public and private companies, generally high growth and acquisition-oriented. He has experience with private equity as CFO of several portfolio companies and as an operating partner, including managing several exits. Jack has extensive experience in raising debt and equity for public and private companies, including two IPO’s, as well as with M&A. Along with right-sizing operations and managing through liquidity crises, Jack has built finance, accounting and treasury functions in both startup and high growth scenarios. His experience has ranged from serving as VP-Investor Relations for China Hydroelectric Corporation, a NYSE-listed company operating power generating facilities in China, to CFO of Encompass Group, a NASDAQ-listed company that became the largest U.S. distributer of electronic replacement parts, and CFO of an early SAAS provider of online benefits communication/enrollment services in which GE Capital was a lead investor, and an energy company which was ranked at the time as the fastest growing public company in the U.S. by Inc. magazine. As an advisor, Jack’s engagements have included assisting a small public company that changed strategy and entered a new market, assisting a private technology company seeking $5 million of Series A financing to accelerate growth, and raising PE and debt financing for a management buyout.