Founder Biography

Douglas L. Braunstein
Douglas L. Braunstein
Founder & Managing Partner

Douglas L. Braunstein, Founder & Managing Partner

  • Doug has 30+ years of industry experience, most recently serving as JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s Chief Financial Officer until December 2012, as a member of the Company's Operating Committee, and as Vice Chairman from January 2013 to December 2014.
  • Prior to that, Doug was Head of JPMorgan's Americas Investment Banking and Global M&A departments from 2008 to 2010, Global Head of Industry Coverage and M&A from 2002 – 2007, and Global Head of M&A from 1997 – 2002. He also served as a member of JPMorgan's Executive Committee, the Investment Bank Management Committee.
  • Doug has been an advisor to numerous boards and management teams in the planning, structuring and implementation of the full range of corporate finance solutions. He has worked on over $1 trillion in transactions.
  • He is a trustee of Cornell University, a member of Cornell's Investment Committee for the Endowment and Co-Chair of the Finance Committee.
  • He also serves on Harvard Law School's Dean's Advisory Board. He is a member of the Economic Club of New York, a Board Member of the Foreign Policy Association, a member of the UJA of Greater New York's Wall Street and Financial Services Division, and on the Board of Directors of the Gordon A. Rich Memorial Foundation.
  • He received his B.S. from Cornell University in 1983 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1986.