Jeff is a Managing Director responsible for sourcing investments, research and due diligence on potential investments. Prior to Crescent Cove, Jeff was the Director of Credit and Portfolio Manager at Passport Capital, where he specialized in cross-asset management of equity and credit positions. He also served as Chairman of the Macroeconomic Committee and was a member of the Risk Committee. Before that, he co-founded an event-driven hedge fund for Evolution Capital and he worked as a portfolio manager and analyst for JMG Capital Management, Citadel Investment Group, and Franklin-Templeton Group. At his previous firms, his responsibilities included in-depth credit analysis, restructuring, and portfolio risk management across the technology, telecom, and media sectors. Jeff holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Earth and Planetary Sciences from Harvard University and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.