Jeffrey Goodman

Joy Burns Center
Adjunct Faculty
Executive MBA
Jeffrey Goodman

Biography at a Glance

Jeff Goodman is an adjunct professor with the Daniels College of Business School Executive MBA program, focusing on the impact of private equity in the mid-market and deploying a management operating system in growth-oriented mid-market companies. Jeff is a senior operating partner at The Riverside Company, a leading private equity firm with over $13 billion in assets under management. Prior to Riverside, Jeff was a corporate vice president at Intuit, leading two divisions over his tenure. Before joining Intuit, Jeff held a series of increasingly responsible positions at GE Industrial Systems and Saint-Gobain Abrasives.


  • MBA, The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
  • BA, Colgate University


Jeff is married and a recent empty-nester with a daughter in college. In his free time, Jeff can be found skiing, hiking, golfing and traveling to remote areas of the globe where there is limited cell phone service.