Meet this week’s “Special Person of the Week:. Jennifer Blundell
Following more than 20 years in banking and finance and more than a decade advising public and private institutions on mergers, acquisitions, dispositions and ownership restructurings, Jennifer is currently a consultant to an early stage developer of large-scale energy transmission and microgrid infrastructure projects as well as a major component of the Somerville Chamber of Commerce.
Prior to this was a co-founder of Colchester Partners, a Boston-based investment bank and prior to that she worked in the corporate development group of United Asset Management (UAM), a publicly-traded investment management holding company. She began her career at State Street Bank where she held a variety of roles and supported the development of Private Edge, the bank’s private market investment analytics service. Jennifer is co-chair of the Union Square Civic Advisory Committee (CAC), a group comprised of residents, community leaders and business owners which acts as a public sounding board for the redevelopment of Union Square. She is an adjunct member of the CFA Institute and Boston Security Analysts Society and a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, a non-profit, non-political organization dedicated to education and preserving American history. She holds a BA in Economics from Ohio University and an MBA from Boston University. A lifelong resident of the Boston area she has made Somerville her home since 2004.
Jennifer Blundell makes herself available for just about all of every charitable organizations that there are in Somerville and we salute her for that.
We here at the Somerville News Weekly salutes you for everything that you do to make Somerville a better place.