Jack Near

Jack Near


+1 (203) 661-7685


Professional Background

Jack is a Vice President and based in the US. Jack joined Portico in 2017 and focuses primarily on execution across the firm’s software, data, and analytics verticals. During his career, Jack has advised on transactions in excess of $1 billion across North America and Europe, including significant merger & acquisition and capital raising for technology, software, and data analytics companies. Prior to joining Portico, Jack spent two years in the Technology group at Piper Jaffray where he advised growth state companies on sell-side, buy-side, and capital raising engagements.

Educational Background

Jack holds a BA in Finance from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, where he was Captain of the Men’s Lacrosse team and a 1st round pick in the Premier Lacrosse League draft. 

Executive Assistant

Louise Heasman
+1 (203) 983-3705