Jason is responsible for leading all facets of the private equity and junior capital investment platform, including formulating and executing strategic initiatives, sourcing investment opportunities, firm management, and portfolio construction for six investment mandates that provide debt and equity capital into the U.S. private equity middle market space. Jason is a member of the firm’s Operating Committee and is Investment Committee Chair for all six private equity and junior capital investment mandates, including limited partnership commitments to both buyout and growth equity markets, equity co-investments, structured capital investments, secondaries, and junior loan investments.
Prior to joining Churchill, Jason was a Principal at Bison Capital, a Los Angeles based private equity firm focused on structured junior capital investments in lower middle market companies. Prior to Bison Capital, Jason was an investment professional at Weston Presidio, a Boston and San Francisco based middle market private equity firm focused on growth capital and leveraged buyout investing. Prior to Weston Presidio, Jason worked in the Mergers and Acquisitions group of Wachovia Securities, executing merger & acquisition transactions on behalf of private equity clients.
Jason graduated from Wake Forest University with two degrees, a Bachelor of Science in Analytical Finance and a Masters in Accounting, where he earned a scholarship for his graduate studies and passed the CPA examination.
Jason currently sits on the Board of Visitors of the Wake Forest School of Business, is a member of the Strategic Planning Committee at the Charlotte Latin School, and an ambassador for the Congaree Global Golf Initiative.