Greg Finkelstein, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Greg Finkelstein joined Bridgepoint Education as its EVP, Chief Operating Officer in 2018. Mr. Finkelstein oversees the operational and marketing aspects of the business and reports to CEO Andrew Clark.
Most recently, Mr. Finkelstein was an Executive in Residence for the Education Opportunity Fund at Sterling Partners. In this role, he worked with several partner organizations in EOF's library and was elected Chairman of the Board of Academic Program International (API), a leading experiential learning partner to educational institutions. API supports the study abroad journeys of students from over 400 institutions in 25 countries. Prior to that, he was a founder of Deltak, one of the first online program management (OPM) partnership businesses. As its Chief Operating Officer and ultimately its Managing Director, Mr. Finkelstein led the business for over a decade on a steep growth trajectory and through acquisition by Wiley in 2012, until his departure from Wiley early in 2018.
His two decades of higher education experience included serving as Vice President of Marketing and Vice President of Human Capital where he led significant expansion efforts in each area. Prior to Deltak, he served as Senior Vice President at the Beacon Institute for Learning, which also partnered with private and public universities supporting technology and health sciences management programs. Mr. Finkelstein began his career in the technology industry as a network consulting engineer with USConnect.
He is a graduate of Tulane University, where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering