|Born||March 20, 1960|
|Alma mater||Brown University|
|Known for||Former CEO of Timberland|
|Parent(s)||Judith and Sidney Swartz|
|Relatives||Nathan Swartz (grandfather)|
Jeffrey Swartz (born March 20, 1960) is an American businessman and philanthropist, and was formerly CEO of Timberland, founded by his grandfather, Nathan Swartz. He sold Timberland to VF Corporation in 2011.
He was born on March 20, 1960 to a Jewish family, the son of Judith and Sidney Swartz. He was educated at Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, followed by a bachelor's degree from Brown University and an MBA from Dartmouth College, New Hampshire.
For 15 years Swartz was the CEO of Timberland, a company founded in 1952 by his grandfather.
Swartz is married, with three sons.
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