Jeffrey Schwartz

Columbia Business School
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Business
Management Division
Areas of Expertise
  • Leadership & Organizational Behavior
  • Strategy
1185B Kravis

Jeff Schwartz is the Vice President of Insights and Impact at Gloat.  Prior to joining Gloat, Schwartz was a principal with Deloitte Consulting LLP for 20 years, most recently as the U.S. Leader for the future of work and as a senior partner in the firm’s Global Human Capital executive since 2003. His leadership roles have included global and U.S. marketing, eminence, and brand, leading the organization, change, and talent practices, and growing the firm’s global delivery capabilities in India. Schwartz also has been a leading innovator and was the founding editor and a principal author of Deloitte’s global human capital trends report since 2011 and the co-founder of Catalyst Tel Aviv, the firm’s first global innovation tech hub. It was in Tel Aviv in 2016 that Schwartz first met the founders of Gloat while researching one of the first future of work start-up landscape surveys. 

A renowned subject matter expert on work and workforce transformation, Schwartz published his first book on the topic – WORK DISRUPTED: Opportunity, Resilience, and Growth in the Accelerated Future of Work – in January. He has lived in and led consulting practices in the U.S., India, Israel, Belgium, Russia and Kenya. Schwartz has an MBA from the Yale School of Management and an MPA from Princeton’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs. He is an adjunct professor and visiting lecturer at Columbia’s Graduate School of Business and Cornell Tech’s MBA program.


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