Jeff Bradach

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Profile

Name

Jeff Bradach

Affiliation

Managing Partner, The Bridgespan Group, Inc.

Location

Boston, MA

Biography

Jeff Bradach is co-founder and managing partner of The Bridgespan Group. In this role he leads the organization’s strategy and mission for accelerating social impact. He works directly with foundations, philanthropists and nonprofit organizations to help them scale the programs that work.

Jeff writes, teaches, and speaks extensively on topics relating to nonprofit strategy, business planning, and philanthropy. His publications include “Transformative Scale: The Future of Growing What Works,” (SSIReview.org February 2014), “Scaling Impact” (Stanford Social Innovation Review, Summer 2010), “Delivering on the Promise of Nonprofits,” (Harvard Business Review, December 2008), and “Going to Scale: The Challenge of Replicating Social Programs,” (Stanford Social Innovation Review, Spring 2003).

Prior to establishing The Bridgespan Group, Bradach taught at Harvard Business School, where he was a member of the Organizational Behavior and the Social Enterprise Initiative faculty. Jeff began his career at Bain & Company.

He is a graduate of Stanford University, elected Phi Beta Kappa, and completed his master’s in sociology and PhD in organizational behavior at Harvard University. He serves on several nonprofit boards, including the board of directors for Independent Sector.