Jesse Fink is a co-founder, partner, and managing director of Mission Point Capital Partners in Norwalk, CT. In addition, he evaluates management teams during due diligence and provides coaching to portfolio company executives. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of Marshall Street Management, a family office established in 1999 which has leveraged its investment expertise to develop a mission-driven, but return-focused investment strategy.
Jesse began his business career as a forest and land manager for Georgia-Pacific. After attending business school, he continued his career in marketing and operations management as well as business development, first with Citicorp and then with CUC International. He was the founding Chief Operating Officer of priceline.com, running operations from inception through IPO. He then founded Marshall Street Management.
Jesse is a graduate of the State University of New York’s College of Environmental Science and Forestry in Syracuse, New York, where he received a BS in Resource Management. He earned his MBA from Syracuse University’s School of Management. In February of 2007, Jesse received the Cleantech Venture Network’s the Cleantech Leader of the Year award. The award is presented to an organization or individual who has shown exceptional leadership in adding credibility or resources to the Cleantech industry field.
Jesse and his wife, Betsy, manage the Betsy and Jesse Fink Foundation, which focuses on catalytic environmental and educational grant-making; they also serve on the boards of various non-profit organizations and start-up companies.