Gridiron Capital Adds Jeff Steinhorn As Operating Partner
Gridiron Capital has hired Jeff Steinhorn as an Operating Partner. Steinhorn will focus on new technology opportunities both at Gridiron and current portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Gridiron Capital, Steinhorn held the CIO position at numerous companies. Most recently, Steinhorn was CIO at Johnson & Johnson, responsible for all aspects of the company’s information technology for its pharmaceutical business (Janssen). Prior to that, he was the CIO of the Johnson & Johnson Consumer and Consumer Medical Devices businesses. He has held several advisory board and board of director positions at other organizations, including VC companies, industry groups, and universities. Jeff holds a business degree from the University of Vermont, where he graduated from Magna Cum Laude.
Tom Burger, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Gridiron Capital said, “We are thrilled to have Jeff Steinhorn join the Gridiron team, as we continue to expand upon the digital and data capabilities, we started building several years ago. Jeff demonstrates all the qualities we look for in an operating partner.”
Kevin Jackson, Managing Partner added, “We continue to invest in differentiated digital and technology transformation capabilities to support our partnership companies. Jeff’s track-record of success in these areas adds tremendous value and we are excited to have him on the Gridiron team.”