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Jeffrey S. CohenJeffrey S. Cohen

IUPUI Board of Advisors
Managing Director
Stifel, Nicolaus & Company
First Appointed: 2004
Term Ends: 2010


Jeff Cohen is the Managing Director of Stifel Nicolaus. He was previously a partner with one of Indiana's largest law firms and represented many prominent individuals and private and public corporations.

Mr. Cohen holds Series 7 and 63 Securities licenses and is a Registered Investment Advisor Representative. He is a member of the Board of Trustees for Indiana University, where he is chairman of the Finance and Audit Committee, and serves as a trustee for Park Tudor School, where he is co-chairman of the capital campaign. He also serves as a board member of VEI (a subsidiary of Community Hospital ) and the Jewish Federation. He is a former member of the American, Indiana, and Indianapolis Bar Associations and of the Marion County Judicial Nominating Commission. He was recognized in 1999 by the Indianapolis Business Journal as a member of the "40 Under 40." This award recognizes 40 Indianapolis-area residents who have made their mark on the city before reaching their 40th birthday.

Upon graduating from Indiana University (Bloomington) School of Law, Mr. Cohen was an associate attorney at a major Indianapolis law firm. In addition to his Juris Doctorate, he holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business from Indiana University (Bloomington). He attended Indiana University on an athletic scholarship and was a four-year letterman on the tennis team.