Jon Spear


Jon Spear is an associate at Cherokee where he works on venture projects and with startups. Prior to Cherokee, Jon worked in management consulting with Accenture, where he advised clients in the technology, healthcare, and public sectors. He has worked with various startups on business development, strategy and fundraising, and he helped launch the Christian Economic Forum with its founder in 2011.

Jon graduated from the International MBA Program co-developed by the MIT Sloan School of Management and Tsinghua University’s School of Economics and Management. During this time, he and three classmates won a business case pitch competition hosted by the Singapore Economic Development Board for a clean energy investment opportunity in second-tier Chinese cities. Jon also holds a BA from Texas Tech University.