Jonathan Bertfield

Jonathan Bertfield has been a member of the Lean Startup Co faculty since 2016. In that time Jonathan has worked with internal teams to design and deploy Lean Startup inspired innovation management frameworks at multiple global corporations and government agencies. These include Mastercard, Cargill, Fortive, Simply Business, the National Security Agency, and agencies inside of Britain’s Ministry of Defence. With these clients Jonathan has delivered numerous online and in-person workshops, consulted with senior leaders and coached executives and startup teams.

Jonathan has been a partner at Spinnaker Consulting, a Consultant at Pearson and a Distinguished Faculty member at General Assembly. His career dates back to the mid 90’s when he was a producer of some of the first CD and DVD rom edutainment titles before working in senior roles at various educational publishers and startups.

Jonathan is originally from the UK and has worked in startups and large corporations in Israel, Silicon Valley, and New York where he currently lives with his wife and 3 children.