April 30th, 2014 by admin
Jonathan Siegel Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Siegel serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Walker Innovation. He previously served as President and Chief Legal Officer. Jonathan brings to Walker Innovation nearly 30 years of experience as a senior executive and corporate attorney. He has overseen operations, human resources and media and investor relations, and managed legal matters, including litigation, intellectual property, regulatory compliance and corporate transactions for early-stage and established businesses.
Prior to Walker Innovation, he served as Investment Manager and Legal Counsel for Bentham Capital, LLC, which provides financing for large commercial and patent lawsuits. He was Chief Administrative Officer, General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer of Alclear, LLC, a biometric secure identification service, for two years, and served Synapse Group, Inc., a direct marketing company co-founded by Jay Walker, for eight years, most recently as Executive Vice President, Publisher Relations and Legal Affairs. He also served a two year term as Mayor and several terms as a Trustee of Irvington, New York.
Earlier in his career he served in various capacities for Brandt, Inc., a manufacturer of currency handling equipment, including as Executive Vice President and General Counsel and a board member, and as Vice President and General Counsel of Trian Group, LP, a merchant bank. After receiving his J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School, Jonathan began his career as a corporate attorney at Rosenman & Colin in New York. He holds a B.A. from Colgate University.