Jeffrey L. Bradach

Co-Founder and Managing Partner
The Bridgespan Group

Jeffrey L. Bradach is the co-founder and managing partner of the Bridgespan Group, where he guides the development of the organization, its knowledge strategy, and the Bridgestar initiative, which seeks to increase the flow of talented leaders into and within the nonprofit sector. Jeff works on a variety of nonprofit client and foundation engagements, focusing on issues of strategy and scale. Previously, he served on the faculty of the Harvard Business School, where he was a member of the Organizational Behavior area and the Social Enterprise Initiative. Jeff writes, teaches, and speaks extensively on topics relating to nonprofit strategy, business planning, and philanthropy. He is the author of Going to Scale: The Challenge of Replicating Social Programs, the co-author of Should Nonprofits Seek Profits, and Delivering on the Promise of Nonprofits. He most recently published the article, Scaling Impact for the Stanford Social Innovation Review. Jeff received his BA from Stanford University, where he was elected Phi Beta Kappa, and his MA in sociology and Ph.D. in organizational behavior from Harvard University