Jeff Sine is co-founder and partner of The Raine Group, a global merchant bank focused exclusively on the technology, media, and telecommunications industries.
In addition to his role as co-founder and partner of The Raine Group, Sine is a board member of each of Raine's growth and venture equity funds and its hedge fund. He is also a board member of Parchment Inc., Reigning Champs Inc., Wanderlust and OpenMail, Inc., which are all portfolio companies of Raine.
Prior to founding Raine, Sine was Vice Chairman and Global Head of Technology, Media & Telecom Investment Banking at UBS Investment Bank. He joined UBS in 2001. Before that time, Sine was Global Head of Media Investment Banking at Morgan Stanley since 1991. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Sine was an attorney at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and London.
Sine is a member and past Chair of the Board of Trustees of American University, licensee of NPR Member station WAMU, in Washington, DC. He also is a current or past board member of The Manhattan Theatre Club, The International Radio and Television Society, The Museum of Television and Radio Media Center, ITHAKA, and Educational Testing Service. He also has produced many plays and musicals over the past two decades on Broadway and in London's West End, and is a three-time Tony Award winner.
He earned a B.A. from American University, and a J.D. from the University of Southern California.