Jeff's role is focused on achieving Ardenton’s growth objectives and strategizing future direction of the Company. He leads the platform development of the Ardenton Operating System (AOS) and its global resourcing to provide strong governance, acquisition integration, operations support, and strategic growth initiatives for the portfolio companies. Additionally, Jeff serves on the Ardenton Investment Committee, that is responsible for the commercial assessment and selection of suitable portfolio acquisitions. Formerly, an Executive Director of Operations for a 135-store pharmacy chain (1988-1997) and a multi-franchise owner under the Shoppers Drug Mart banner (1998-2005). Since 2005, Jeff has provided consulting services related to strategic and operating advice, capital investment planning and financial modelling for private business ventures, and investment strategies within the private capital markets.