“To support company operations from a legal, risk management, business development, execution, administration, and human capital standpoint”
Jerry Joondeph joined XOJET in 2008 and serves as the company's Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel. In addition, he is the company's Corporate Secretary. He is responsible for managing XOJET's legal-related matters, human resource operations, corporate governance, commercial contracting, risk management and regulatory compliance, and supports the company's business development activities. He is also active in the organization, administration, and operation of GMJ Air Shuttle, Inc., XOJET's corporate shuttle operator.
Mr. Joondeph has an accomplished career with more than 20 years of diverse legal, corporate, finance and business experience. Prior to joining XOJET, he was the Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel for ThinkEquity Partners, a San Francisco-based global growth investment bank.
Before joining ThinkEquity, Mr. Joondeph was a partner with the international law firm of Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, LLP, and was resident in the firm's Palo Alto, London, Taipei and Columbus offices during his tenure. Mr. Joondeph's practice consisted of advising clients on global venture, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and private equity matters.
Mr. Joondeph graduated cum laude with separate Bachelors of Science degrees in Accounting and in Finance from Miami University. He earned both a Juris Doctor with honors and a Master's degree in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.