Jeffrey S. Barber

Managing Director

Jeff co-heads the North America Healthcare and Consumer Group.

Jeff focuses on investments in consumer products, retail, education and healthcare companies. He joined TA in 2001 and has more than 16 years of private equity experience.

Career Highlights

  • Taken multiple companies public
  • Recruited dozens of high quality, industry appropriate, independent directors and executives
  • Assisted TA portfolio companies in completing numerous add-on acquisitions

Former Experience

  • Weiss Peck & Greer – Associate
  • Vestar Capital Partners – Associate
  • Morgan Stanley – Financial Analyst in the Global Power and Utilities Group

Education

  • Columbia Business School – MBA, with Honors, Beta Gamma Sigma Scholar
  • Johns Hopkins University – BA, with all University and Departmental Honors, Political Science

Board Representation

Current

  • Amplify Snack Brands
  • Full Sail
  • Marc Anthony
  • Paula's Choice
  • The Los Angeles Film School
  • Truck Hero
  • Vatterott Educational Centers

Former

  • Cath Kidston
  • Dymatize
  • Florida Career College
  • Microban International
  • Tempur-Pedic International

Board Observer

  • RMCAD

Other

  • Trustee of the Johns Hopkins University, Member of the Dean's Advisory Board of the Johns Hopkins University Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
  • Chairman, Private Equity Advisory Board, Columbia University Business School
  • Board Member of Boston Children’s Hospital Trust
  • Trustee of Buckingham Browne & Nichols School
  • Board Member of the US Lacrosse Foundation

Featured Investments