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John Jeffries

John Jeffries

John is the founder of Acuity Capital Partners, LLC a private equity firm created to leverage his strategic leadership expertise and the experiences of his partners with lower middle market privately held companies. John is also the founder and President of Acuity Growth, a strategic consulting company focused on providing assistance to firms seeking to diversify through new products, new market expansion and new business categories.

Prior to the formation of Acuity Growth, John was a principal in RSM McGladery, providing assistance to firms seeking to increase economic value through growth and improved profitability. In addition to his roles at Acuity Growth and McGladrey, his career has spanned corporate positions and professional consulting with new ventures, owner-managed middle market companies and Fortune 500 firms. He has over 25 years experience in strategic business development.

John’s strengths are in the fields of Strategy, Marketing and Innovation. He has extensive experience in formulating strategy & plans for growth, new businesses, new markets, new products or services and new technologies. He has integrated the strategic planning process into the daily functions of the organization. In addition, John has utilized his skills at business opportunity assessment, risk analysis and concept testing to help in the due diligence phases of the M&A process.

John holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering Operations acquired at Iowa State University. He has completed his graduate work at the University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.

His corporate career included positions in new business development, marketing, new product development and sales with worldwide responsibilities in both public and private companies. John has also served on several Boards.

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