Jeff Hoag - Three Circles Management Jeff Hoag, President and Chief Investment Officer

Jeff Hoag has thirty five years of general and financial management experience and fifteen years of equity investment experience. Over a ten year period Mr. Hoag was chairman, president and CEO of Up With People, an international education organization, where he led a turnaround, and later a major repositioning and rebuilding of the organization. Mr. Hoag has served as a consultant and board member to several start-up companies, developing business strategy and successfully raising venture capital.  Mr. Hoag began his career as a design engineer at Rockwell International’s Rocketdyne Division performing extensive computer modeling of the Space Shuttle main engines and was a member of the team which launched the first Space Shuttle in 1982. He then worked for six years as an engineer and program manager at APTEK, a high tech research and development company in the defense industry. During his years in business management, Mr. Hoag developed the Three Circles Capital investment methodology.

Mr. Hoag previously served on the board of directors of ACI Electronics, Compass Bank Colorado, Carroll College and Up With People. He is a long-standing member of the Young Presidents Organization.  He holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, an MS in mechanical engineering from M.I.T. and a BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Arizona.