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Jeff Blackburn


Jeff Blackburn is an advisor and Special Limited Partner for Bessemer Venture Partners.

Jeff spent a 22-year career at, having joined the e-commerce giant after its IPO and spearheading its growth in the core marketplace business and expansion across Amazon Advertising, Prime Video, Amazon Music, and Amazon Studios. Most recently, Jeff served as senior vice president of worldwide business development where he oversaw dozens of minority investments, and more than a hundred acquisitions across every business line — including retail, Kindle, Echo, Alexa, FireTV, advertising, music, streaming audio & video, and Amazon Web Services.

Jeff holds a BA from Dartmouth College and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.