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Jay Beekman

Jay Beekman

Jay Beekman is Investment Advisory Vice President at LOCUS Impact Investing.  In this role, Jay provides advisory services to a variety of clients while leading LOCUS’ Investment Manager engagement with Invest Appalachia, a regional blended capital investment vehicle, and serving as an advisor for Opportunity Virginia, the Commonwealth’s Opportunity Zone market.

Prior to LOCUS, Mr. Beekman was Director of Finance & Strategy at TDBBS and an investment banker at Harris Williams & Co., where he advised public and private companies on mergers, acquisitions, and capital-raising transactions across a range of industries.  He began his career lending to small and middle-market businesses at City National Bank.  

Mr. Beekman has a B.A. in History and Hispanic Studies from Boston College and an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia.  He lives in Richmond with his wife, daughter, and golden retriever.