Jeffrey C. Hooke is a managing director of Focus Securities, a mid-market investment bank. Previously, he led deals at the Emerging Markets Partnership, a
$5 billion private equity fund, and was a principal investment officer of the International Finance Corporation, the World Bank's $51 billion private
sector division. Earlier, he was an investment banker with Lehman Brothers and Schroder Wertheim in New York. Hooke is a respected author and finance and
investment executive with international experience.