Jeff Abbas is a Principal Consultant for ERA. Prior to ERA, Jeff has 30+ years of experience in expense, cashflow, and profit management as a CEO, chief strategist, lead negotiator, and attorney, primarily in the U.S. cable and telecommunications industry. Jeff was the architect and executor of the National Cable Television Cooperative’s (NCTC) business model to achieve pricing for content at parity with the largest U.S. cable operators on behalf of NCTC’s 1000+ small/independent member companies.
Jeff holds an A.B. in Government from Harvard University and a J.D. from the University of Iowa. He has served on numerous boards of for-profit and not-for-profit entities. He is a 40-yr counselor/mentor for the Iowa American Legion Boys State, and a Judge for FIRST Robotics.