Jackie Valdez is Head of Finance at EIF. Her responsibilities include helping manage the financial, compliance, HR, and administrative functions of the EIF funds and related entities.
Jackie started her career in audit at PricewaterhouseCoopers and has been providing services to the alternative investment industry for nearly two decades. She has a diverse background including fund accounting and reporting, tax compliance, SEC compliance, HR, IT, and office administration for mutual funds, ETFs, hedge funds, private equity, and venture capital funds.
For the last six years she has served as a consultant to numerous venture capital clients at Greenough Consulting Group, which was acquired by the Apex Group in 2021. Prior to joining the Apex Group Jackie was Controller and Chief Compliance Officer for Bay Hills Capital. She has also previously served as Controller for two other private equity firms, Health Evolution Partners and Parthenon Capital Partners.
Jackie received a BS in Business Administration from California State University, East Bay and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).