Jennifer Parkes Kozak

U.S. - Chicago

Jennifer has more than 10 years’ experience helping domestic and international companies grow profitably through organic and inorganic approaches. Before joining Blue Ridge Partners, she worked with a financial services firm and provided consulting services with CRA International. She has worked with companies in a number of industries including healthcare, industrial, insurance, technology and consumer product distribution. Specific competencies include: go-to-market strategy and effectiveness, strategic planning, customer insight and experience, market assessment, sales and marketing effectiveness, commercial due diligence, marketing/financial analysis, customer segmentation and messaging, pricing optimization, implementation design and planning and change management.

She received her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business in 2011, and has her undergraduate degree in Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Richmond – Robins School of Business. Jennifer and her family live in the Chicago area.