A smiling bio photo of Jeff Ubben.

Jeff Ubben

Founder & Managing Partner

Jeff Ubben is a Founder, Managing Partner, member of the Management Committee, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Inclusive Capital Partners. He is currently a director of The Exxon Mobil Corporation, Vistry Group Plc, and Enviva Inc., and serves on the Sustainability Council of Bayer AG. Jeff has served on more than 20 public company boards, and is a former director of Fertiglobe Plc, The AES Corporation, AppHarvest, Inc., Nikola Corporation, former chairman and director of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. and a former director of Catalina Marketing Corp., Gartner Group, Inc., Mentor Corporation, Misys plc, Sara Lee Corp., Twenty-First Century Fox Inc., Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Willis Towers Watson plc, and several other public and private companies. Jeff is a former Founder of ValueAct Capital, where he was Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer, and Portfolio Manager. He is also a Founder and served as Portfolio Manager of the ValueAct Spring Fund (now known as Inclusive Capital Partners Spring Fund). Prior to founding ValueAct Capital in 2000, Jeff was a Managing Partner at Blum Capital Partners. In addition, he serves on the boards of Duke University, the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation, the World Wildlife Fund, and the Redford Center, and formerly served as Chair of the National Board of the Posse Foundation. Jeff has a B.A. from Duke University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.