As Chief Operating Officer at Echo Health Ventures, Jon Eide leads operations and helps guide strategy to drive the execution and management of Echo’s strategic investments in innovative companies that are transforming the health care industry. Jon brings more than 20 years of deep investment transaction practice and finance and accounting experience to his role as COO, including previously working on several Echo Health Ventures investment transactions as external counsel.
Prior to joining Echo, Jon was a Partner in the Corporate Department of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson in Charlotte, NC, where his practice included advising financial and strategic investors with respect to investments and joint ventures with companies in the health care, e-commerce, manufacturing and software industries. Before attending law school, Jon was a Vice President, Finance in the Corporate and Investment Banking division at Wachovia, a Wells Fargo company, and started his career in audit and assurance roles at Deloitte & Touche and Arthur Andersen.
Jon holds a J.D., magna cum laude, from Northwestern University School of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree in business from Miami University.
Jon is a long-term board member and supporter of the Center for Community Transitions, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping individuals overcome the barriers to returning to the community after incarceration.
Jon lives in Durham, NC with his wife and two unruly dogs.