Jeff Ferguson

Jeff Ferguson

Jeff Ferguson

Jeff joined Living Cities (LC) in 2021 to spearhead growth efforts within Capital for the New Majority (CNM); LC’s impact investing group.

Jeff is an MBA-educated finance professional and attorney with 10+ years of experience in corporate finance and an expertise in consulting, corporate banking, M&A, leveraged buyouts, venture capital and alternative investments. Jeff is known for his deep valuation, accounting and relationship management skills.

Prior to joining Living Cities, Jeff worked in corporate banking, leading a team of analysts within Capital One’s Credit Risk and Analytics group. Before working for Capital One, Jeff spent over 8 years working in consulting, with KPMG and Empire Valuation Consultants.

Jeff received his BA from UNC-Chapel Hill majoring in Political Science, his Juris Doctor from Brooklyn Law School and his MBA from Columbia Business School.

Jeff Ferguson

Contributing Articles

The Legacy of Wealth Inequities in the Brown and Flynn Families: A Hypothetical Exploration

The first post in a two-part series explores the potential of capital to undo the historical legacy of inequities. Race is a complex issue that continues to drive many of the socioeconomic outcomes in the US. For example, if you are a person of color born in the United States, your zip code is more of a predictor of your …

Early Lessons Learned on Removing Barriers to Capital for the New Majority

In a few decades, Black, Latinx and other communities of color will make up the majority of the U.S. population. Yet the vast racial wealth gap—starkest between white and Black households—and barriers to accessing capital, launching and growing businesses, and building wealth will persist as these groups of people grow into the “New Majority.” These inequities are not only unjust; …

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