As an Associate at Globespan, Jameel supports deal sourcing, evaluation of investment opportunities, due diligence, and portfolio company assistance. Based in Boston, Jameel brings expertise in strategic analysis and a passion for technology to help the firmâ€™s entrepreneurs succeed .
Prior to joining Globespan, Jameel was a Product Manager at Microsoft where he drove product strategy and development, worked with sales and marketing teams to take new products to market, and delivered presentations and keynote addresses at technology conferences and trade shows. While at Microsoft, Jameel focused on social networking and online services in Windows Live, enterprise software and virtualization with the Desktop Optimization Pack, and the Windows Client annuity business. He also underwent extensive training through the Marketing Leadership Recruitment program, a highly selective leadership development program for the top new hires, where he won an Outstanding Mentor Award.
Jameel earned a B.S. in Computer Science / Media Studies and a B.S. in Management Science with a concentration in Finance from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. While at MIT, Jameel was a recipient of the Ideas Competition International Technology Award. He still remains active in the MIT Alumni Association, serving as an Admissions Interviewer, Fundraising Officer, and Class Reunion Chair.