Jesse Hertzberg is an experienced entrepreneur and executive passionate about building world-class organizations and dedicated to scaling high-growth technology businesses. He is the Managing Member of Redfive Operating Ventures.
Jesse has a proven record of driving profitable growth at a variety of tech startups – including Etsy, Squarespace, and Livestream – by instilling an entrepreneurial culture, valuing measurable performance and prioritizing customer-centric product development. He has helped generate hundreds of millions of dollars of incremental revenue and has completed one billion dollars worth of partnerships and transactions.
He is an active startup investor and advisor and a committed fundraiser for the Lymphoma Research Foundation. He is a passionate traveller (and eater), ardent soccer fan (and founder of BigSoccer), and an enthusiastic reader of New York City history and maps. Jesse holds degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia Business School. He lives in Manhattan with his wife and three children. He began his career coding COBOL.