Jay Newman is CFO and Director at Jump Associates. By fusing financial forecasting, human-centered design, and rapid experiments, Jay transforms the way organizations launch new ventures. He has partnered closely with a range of organizations, from a global logistics company—bringing to market a sensor-based IOT platform—to the federal government—establishing the first customer experience (CX) offices and designing a digital portal to reinvent how the U.S. manages billions on behalf of the public. Prior to Jump, Jay worked at creative powerhouses Pixar and fuseproject after building his financial analysis chops at First Annapolis Consulting. Jay taught the Design Matters course at Notre Dame in Silicon Valley. Jay holds a BBA from Notre Dame and an MBA from Stanford.