Brent JonesPrincipals, Operations & Portfolio Growth
areas of expertise
- Business transformation
- Business Management
- Portfolio Management
- Restructuring and turnaround
- Growth strategy
- M&A transaction support
- BS Psychology, Statistics, Computer Science
- Chartered Financial Analyst
- GE Six Sigma Blackbelt
- GE Financial Management Program
- GE Media Training Program
- CIA Interviewing & Interrogation
Brent Jones is a senior financial executive with over 30 years of experience in financial services, global investment management and private equity. His experience includes 27 years at General Electric’s finance businesses including GE industrial and Capital businesses. He held various roles at GE both in finance and business development. He was a graduate of the Financial Management Program at GE, regarded as one of the highest quality finance-related programs in the world in addition to a number of leadership programs during his tenure with the company.
His experience includes management of global teams focused on business strategy, asset growth, capital allocation, M&A and operational efficiency. He has evaluated many business models across a broad array of industries in a global context. He was responsible for growing his latest division at GE Asset Management to over $8 billion in assets. He developed the business strategy for a number of investment offerings in high growth markets working together with the sales and marketing teams. He has traveled extensively working with colleagues and clients across multiple continents and cultures.
Brent has an extensive network of clients and relationships across the globe. He served as a board member at Dragon Capital in Vietnam and is currently on the advisory boards of Yako Medical Africa based in Lagos, Nigeria, AlCapital based in New York, and UlivJava, a Martha Stewart coffee company. He remains a long-standing board member of BuildOn, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to break the cycle of poverty, illiteracy and low expectations through service and education. Brent’s experience in developing markets and extensive travel has fueled his commitment to this cause and his belief that education and empowering women is vital to the success of a society and a key driver for economic advancement.
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