Jackson is curently a Managing Director at Macquarie Capital, a merchant bank based in Syndey. He specializes in agriculture, chemicals, industrial biotech, waste to energy, and recycling. He acts as financial advisor, raises capital, and invests equity across those sectors. He has a BA in European History from UC Berkeley and and MBA from NYU Stern School of business.
Why he chose this profession: After I quit creative writing, I wanted to find something that challenged me intellectually and personally; in which I was surrounded by highly motivated people; and which allowed me to continually learn.
Hat Trick Communications helps venture backed companies go to market with the most compelling "story" possible in order to raise money, launch products, or seek partners. We develop the story, design the visuals, and coach the presenters in preparation for their delivery.
Why she chose this profession: I enjoy business "storytelling;" figuring out what is most unique about a company, and how to tell that story in a compelling way to different types of audiences. Website.