Jay Hershey

Managing Director
Corporate & Venture Services

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Jay Hershey

Jay Hershey is a managing director at Piper Sandler, overseeing the venture services effort for the corporate & venture services group. He also works closely with the firm’s investment banking clients within the clean technology and consumer sectors. Over his 17-year career at Piper Sandler, he has successfully advised and executed in excess of 1.5 billion shares of equity transactions.

Hershey was instrumental in establishing the existing corporate & venture services team for Piper Sandler, and continues to play a key role in leadership and business development within the group. His expertise includes a range of advisory and exit strategy execution for clients with large equity positions.

Hershey founded the Piper Sandler Cooley LLP Venture Capital Roundtable in 2001, where he is a featured speaker annually. He was also a speaker at the Practising Law Institute’s (PLI) Advanced Venture Capital program in 2011.

Hershey graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Iowa.

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