Jason Gilbert is an entrepreneur, business writer, and investor with significant experience investing in both technology growth companies as well as Real property. He has held M&A roles at both General Atlantic LLC, a leading global private equity firm providing capital for growth companies driven by information technology or intellectual property, as well as Berkery, Noyes & Co., an independent investment bank serving the broadly defined knowledge and information marketplace. At GA, Mr. Gilbert was responsible for deal prospecting, transaction structuring, as well as value added portfolio work. At BNC he specialized in serving large and mid-sized information providers in the U.S. and international markets with strategic mergers & acquisitions, corporate and asset divestitures, strategic research, and valuations. Prior to a career in investment banking, Mr. Gilbert spent two years leading the due diligence efforts for numerous financial buyers within KPMGs Transaction Services practice. He has also provided tax consulting services for estate planning purposes at the law firm of Buchanan Ingersoll, PC in Washington, DC. Mr. Gilbert is a CPA and holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and an M.S. in Accounting and Finance from the George Washington University School of Business.