Jeffrey M. Goodrich

Jeffrey M. Goodrich

Co-founder and Partner



  • Education
  • B.S. University of Pennsylvania
  • M.B.A New York University
  • Experience
  • The Riverside Company
  • IBJ Whitehall Bank & Trust Company

Jeffrey M. Goodrich co-founded High Road in 2007 and currently serves on the Board of Directors of BlueSpire, Celco, General Tools & Instruments, LLC, Guidemark Health, and U.C Coatings, and previously served on the Board of Directors of Accentus, All Current Electrical Sales, and All Integrated Solutions. Jeff is a lead transaction partner responsible for reviewing investment opportunities and managing portfolio company investments. Jeff has completed nine platform company acquisitions (Accentus, Accurate Component Sales, All Current Electrical Sales, BlueSpire Communications, Celco, General Tools & Instruments, Guidemark Health, U.C Coatings, and York Wallcoverings) and has now completed three platform company exits (Accentus, All Current Electrical Sales, and All Integrated Solutions).

Previously, Jeff was a Vice President with The Riverside Company. Jeff was with Riverside from 2002 through 2006 and was involved in five acquisitions and two exits, and served on the Board of Directors of three portfolio companies. Prior to joining Riverside in 2002, Jeff spent six years in the Corporate Finance Division of IBJ Whitehall Bank & Trust Company, where he provided senior debt, mezzanine debt, and equity co-investments to support middle-market buyouts and recapitalizations. Jeff graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1994 with a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in International Relations, and received his M.B.A in Finance and Accounting from the Stern School of Business at New York University in 2000.