DIRECTOR, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Jerel comes to Curio having spent most of his career working with firms to drive financial, organizational, and analytical initiatives designed to maximize cashflow and value to investors. Prior to joining Curio, he led a private consulting firm that worked with small- and medium-sized businesses to drive financial and operational improvements by evaluating capital opportunities and identifying operational efficiencies.
Spending most of his career in private equity and entrepreneurial endeavors, Jerel began his career at GE Commercial Finance and J.P. Morgan before working as a Business Value Accelerator for Sterling Partners. As an Accelerator, he supported the corporate development of Sterling’s portfolio companies, including Remedi SeniorCare and Ameritox. Jerel has significant experience working within regulated industries to identify opportunities for profitable growth including insurance, banking, and healthcare services. He specializes in implementing value maximizing projects identified through strategic financial analysis.
Jerel is a graduate of The Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida, where he earned his B.S. in Finance, and received his MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.