Eric Jackson, Ph.D., is the founder, President and Portfolio Manager of EMJ Capital Ltd. Eric was previously involved as an activist investor in Yahoo and Viacom as a Managing Director at SpringOwl Event Driven Partners from 2014 – 2016.
Eric co-founded and was the Portfolio Manager of Ironfire Capital LLC from 2008 – 2014. He was President of Jackson Leadership Systems from 2004 – 2008, and previously was Vice President of Business Development at VoiceGenie Technologies Inc from 2000 – 2004.
Eric has a Ph.D. in Management from the Columbia Business School (2002), and a BA in English Literature from McGill University (1994). Eric writes regularly about the tech and media.