Peter J. Carroll
Pete joined Jump Capital in 2016 with a strong foundation of commercial strategy and operational leadership experience. He was previously Principal and Operating Partner at Manasota Capital, serving as CEO and Board member of one of its portfolio companies, RGB Lights.
Prior to his role at Manasota, he was at RR Donnelley & Sons leading a variety of strategic finance capacities including corporate development, mergers & acquisitions, investor relations, and financial planning & analysis, and at SIRVA, Inc. where he served in operational roles including product management, project management, six sigma quality, and the SIRVA Leadership Program.
Pete has a B.S. in Mathematics from Purdue University and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
Co-founder and Partner
Prior to co-founding Jump Capital in 2012, Sach held a variety of investment and operating roles.
His diverse operating experience includes companies within the digital media, pharmaceutical research, logistics, and other technology/service industries. Prior to Jump he was as an operating partner at Tarsus and preceding that role, head of consumer moving for SIRVA (IPO: NYSE 2003). Having started his career in several of GE’s management programs, he has held functional roles both at GE and SIRVA, including product management and M&A.
Sach earned an MBA from Northwestern Kellogg after a Chemical
Engineering BS from University of Rochester.
Areas of Interest
Enterprise software, fintech, customer acquisition & conversion solutions, functional workflow automation solutions, and transformation of legacy industries
An effective and trusted partner to Jump’s portfolio businesses, Brent works directly with management teams to make financial and operational information more accessible and useful in their daily operating cadence.
Brent brings to the table over 20 years of experience in key finance and operational roles across a multitude of industries. He has worked as the CFO for a variety of SaaS start-ups ranging from $2M to $50M in revenue with 30 and 250 employees). Prior to joining Jump, Brent spent time at companies such as Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Rasmussen College, Underwriters Laboratories, Sirva Relocation, and Information Resources.
Brent is passionate about helping improve operations and decision-making through good process and measurement. He works to quickly assess situations, seamlessly integrate with operating teams and pragmatically solve complex business problems. Reaching scale while having enough runway to balance speed, efficient growth and innovation is his philosophy.
Brent is a CPA with Masters degrees in Business Administration and Information Technology.
Head of Operating Platform
Jason has a comprehensive background in driving strategy and operational excellence at technology-driven growth-stage ventures. Throughout his career, he’s served in a variety of B2B operating roles, including general management with an emphasis on the sales and business development functions where he’s partnered with founders and investors to respond to market opportunities.
Immediately prior to Jump, Jason was the CEO of Food Genius, a data insights and analytics platform for the food service industry, where he led the company through its acquisition by US. Foods in the spring of 2016.
Jason earned a BS in Finance from DePaul University and an MBA from Chicago Booth.
Kasey is the executive assistant for the Jump Capital team. Prior to joining Jump, she was an associate at GCM Grosvenor where she spent 2 years supporting the fund finance department. Preceding that role, she was with DUS Management.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children, traveling, yoga, meditation and is a connoisseur of all things gelato.
Kasey graduated with honors from the University of Iowa with a BA in Communication Studies.
Saaya joined Jump Capital in 2020 and supports the team on all new venture capital and growth investment opportunities.
Prior to joining Jump, Saaya worked as a strategy consultant at Boston Consulting Group, where she spent time in the Private Equity practice and across a variety of strategy and operations projects within FinTech, Industrials, AgTech and Consumer Goods.
Saaya attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where she earned a BS in Computer Engineering.
Areas of Interest
EdTech, FinTech, Crypto, Retail Tech, Data Infrastructure
Director of Market Development
Kathleen is Jump Capital’s Director of Market Development.
Prior to joining Jump, she founded Omnium Blockchain in 2018, a crypto business ecosystem with an associated co-working space. After graduating Villanova in 2014, she grew BuildThis, a Chicago website and application agency, from its infancy and has a vast pool of knowledge in digital assets.
Kathleen holds a BBA degree from Villanova University’s School of Business (VSB).View Insights
Saurabh leads Crypto & Infrastructure investments for Jump Capital and has a diverse background in computing infrastructure, capital markets and high growth startup operations.
Prior to joining Jump, Saurabh led various roles at Groupon in data science and product operations. Previously, he was an early stage investor at Lightbank, a quant algo trader with Lehman Brothers, and was a founding team member of Benchprep (a venture-backed digital learning platform).
Saurabh started his career as a High-Performance Computing researcher at French National Institute for Scientific Research where he focused on Compiler Optimization for mission-critical computing.
Saurabh holds a Masters in Computer Science from Cornell University and an MBA from Chicago Booth.
Areas of Interest
Crypto Infrastructure, DeFi / GameFi, Web 3.0, Intelligent Applications