JEFF MENASHE, CEO

Jeff has more than two decades of investment banking and corporate development advisory experience with premium consumer brands. He has advised on transactions in consumer categories with a total value exceeding $3.5 billion with the majority of transactions having been completed since he founded Demeter Group in 2003. Jeff is the co-founder of BERTOUX Brandy, a premium brandy from California, and is a member of Tate Modern’s North American Acquisitions Committee. In the early 2000’s, he developed and led the public-private partnership for the Teach the Teachers Collaborative, a non-profit dedicated towards bringing technology training and professional development to 3,000 K-12 educators. He has a B.S. in Economics from Georgetown University and is an alumnus of The Thacher School.