Jason B. Breeding

General Counsel

JASON B. BREEDING is General Counsel of ValueAct Capital.  Prior to joining ValueAct Capital in September 2016, Mr. Breeding was the Deputy General Counsel and Compliance Officer at Marcato Capital Management LP.  Prior to joining Marcato, Mr. Breeding was Senior Counsel in the Market Abuse Unit at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where he investigated potential violations of the federal securities laws and brought a number of charges related to insider trading, filing disclosures, abusive trading practices, and Investment Adviser Act violations.  Mr. Breeding was previously an associate in the San Francisco office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, and before law school had worked as an auditor (inactive CPA license).  In addition, Mr. Breeding provides pro bono support to Bay Area non-profit organizations, particularly in the education and early education fields. He has a B.S. from the University of California, Berkeley and a J.D. from Columbia Law School.