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Mr. Ethan E. Jacks

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Covington Associates LLC

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Covington Associates LLC


Boston, Massachusetts 02110

United States

Company Description

Covington Associates ( offers unbiased advice regarding sales, divestitures, mergers, or acquisitions. Specializing in middle-market transactions, Covington Associates represents private companies, public companies, private eq ... more

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Ethan E. Jacks
Managing Partner
Ethan Jacks has been involved in M&A and corporate finance for over 30 years. As a corporate lawyer and partner in firms including McDermott, Will and Emery, Ethan represented buyers, sellers and investors in high-tech industries, with a focus on media and communications. In 1991, Ethan left private law practice to become co-founder and senior executive at Molten Metal Technology, a groundbreaking environmental technology company which commercialized MIT-developed intellectual property, raised over $400 million in growth capital, and grew to a public market valuation of over $1 billion.
Ethan moved to digital media pioneer Avid Technology in 1999, and for over 7 years served in several senior executive positions, including EVP of Corporate Development, Chief Legal Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Ethan helped drive Avid's strategy to grow both organically and through aggressive M&A, leading a total of 12 acquisitions of private and publicly held companies that fueled growth in Avid's film, video, audio and 3D sectors. In that period, Avid's revenue doubled to $1 billion, and its market valuation grew from $400 million to $2.5 billion.
Since 2006, Ethan has served as an venture capital investor and investment banker. Prior to co-founding MediaBridge in 2012, Ethan led the Digital Media Practice at Covington Associates in Boston, along with his partner John Bowen.
Ethan holds a B.S. from MIT, an MBA from MIT's Sloan School of Management, and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.
John Bowen co-founded MediaBridge Capital Advisors with Ethan Jacks in 2012.

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Ethan Jacks Ethan joined Covington Associates LLC in 2010 as a Managing Director in our Digital Media practice. Background Ethan was previously a Managing Director at Silverwood Partners, where he focused on technology, especially in the digital media sector. Prior to Silverwood, he was a venture partner in the digital/new media group at Prism Ventureworks. From 1999 through 2006, Ethan was a senior executive at digital media leader Avid Technology, Inc (NASDAQ: AVID), serving as EVP for Corporate Development, Chief Legal Officer, and for one year, as Chief Financial Officer. In 1991, Ethan co-founded Molten Metal Technology, a pioneering, Boston based environmental technology company which commercialized MIT developed technology for recycling hazardous and radioactive waste. From 1980 through 1991 he practiced corporate, venture capital and high tech law in the Boston offices of three major law firms, most recently at McDermott, Will and Emery.
Ethan received a Bachelor of Science and MBA from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and its Sloan School of Management, and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center Personal Ethan is married with four children. He lives in Concord and has a summer home in Nantucket.

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