...Joseph Jett is the chief investment officer of the Cambridge Matrix Funds LLC., a multimillion-dollar offshore hedge fund, and Jett Capital Management LLC., managing global fixed income and equity assets and providing a comprehensive family of financial advisory services. Jett is the former head of global government bond trading at the Wall Street firm, Kidder Peabody.
managed $37 billion in assets, roughly 10% of the total assets of Kidder's parent, General Electric Corp. Jett holds bachelors and master's degrees in chemical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.Jett earned his M.B.A. degree from the Harvard Business School . Jett
authored the critically acclaimed, Black and White on Wall Street and the highly anticipated, The Art of War: New Strategies for Black America, to be released February 2005. Joseph Jett
has appeared on The Today Show with Matt Lauer, 60 Minutes with Ed Bradley, Good Morning America with Charles Gibson and Johnnie Cochran Tonight with Johnnie Cochran.
starred in the 1999 BBC documentary Blood on the Carpet, and was the subject of 1996 NBC Law and Order episode "Rage" starring Courtney Vance.
was the featured cover of New York Magazine's
June 1994 issue, and has been featured in GQ Magazine
as well as in the premiere issues of ICON Magazine and CODE Magazine
In addition, Joseph Jett
has made frequent appearances as a financial markets commentator on the Cavuto NewsHour
and CNN's MoneyLine.Jett
has appeared frequently on PBS radio and television commenting on the black experience including Crossing the Line with Jackie Mason and Raoul Felder, Fresh Air with Terry Gross, and Public Interest with Kojo Nnamdi.
...Jett has been the keynote speaker at numerous events and is a frequent lecturer at business associations, schools, colleges and high schools.Jett
remains heavily involved in the development of new business ventures and in the financing of black independent films that depict the black male fulfilling his
obligations in a responsible, positive setting.