Jeff Kaplan

Jeff is a Partner at Deerfield Management, a health care investment firm, where he formulates and manages highly structured financial instruments for health care innovation and growth and manages the trading department. Prior to joining Deerfield in 2001, Jeff held positions at Merrill Lynch and E.F. Hutton. Jeff is on the Executive Committee of The Deerfield Partnership Foundation, which supports health care for underserved communities and is funded by Deerfield’s profits and employees. In 2007, Jeff co-founded The Water Trust, an NGO focused on clean water, sanitation and hygiene in rural Uganda, and in 2003, co-founded GOAL (Giving Open Access to Learning) an after-school enrichment program in East Harlem. Jeff is an ordained Interfaith Minister and graduate of All Faith’s Seminary International.