Jon is the Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager. He joined the firm in 2008. Prior to joining LIZARD, Jon was a senior analyst at Brightpoint Capital, a long–short hedge fund managed by H.I.G. From 2005 to 2006, he served as a private equity duediligence consultant at Investor Group Services. Jon started his career in 2000 as an equity research associate at Loomis, Sayles & Co. Jon received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance and computer science from Providence College, Rhode Island and earned an MBA, with high honors from the University of Chicago Booth School Of Business, with a concentration in finance, accounting and strategy. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).