Jason leads Consero’s Finance as a Service for venture-backed companies. Jason joined Consero in 2021 following the acquisition of Positive Venture Group based in Ottawa, Canada. After 20 years providing operational and financial expertise to rapidly growing companies, Jason co-founded Positive in 2016 with a Vision to help technology companies change the world! In 5 years, Positive leveraged a proven finance methodology and proprietary technology stack, to help its clients raise more that $600M USD including several successful exits.
Prior to founding Positive, Jason served as COO and CFO of Conversant IP Management (formerly MOSAID), Vice President Finance and Principal Accounting Officer at AVID Technologies in Burlington Massachusetts, and as CFO of IBM’s Business Analytics Division where he oversaw the operations and integration of major portions of IBM’s $5 Billion acquisition of Cognos where Jason had held increasingly senior finance positions, including CFO over his 8 years with the company. Prior to Cognos, Jason became a Canadian Chartered Accountant and U.S. Certified Public Accountant while working with Deloitte in Ottawa.