Jeff Wickham has been serving as a director of The Laird Norton Company since 2018. He started his career with Deloitte. He next worked for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission conducting investigations of investment banks and investment advisors. After business school, he transitioned to private equity and worked for N.A. Resource Partners (a portfolio strategy of Quantum Energy Partners), focusing on energy and natural resource investments.
He has worked as a portfolio manager with two family office organizations where he has been involved with several asset classes including: direct real estate investments, public equity, and private fund investments. His previous board experience includes: WHV Investments (SEC-registered investment advisor with over $10 billion in AUM); Kainai Energy (Canadian-based energy company).
He earned his MBA with honors from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and holds the CFA and CPA professional designations. He earned his BS and MAcc from BYU.