Jason Fooks is the Senior Vice President of Investor Relations & Marketing since Safehold's (NYSE ticker: SAFE) IPO in June 2017. He is also the Senior Vice President of Investor Relations & Marketing at iStar (NYSE ticker: STAR), SAFE’s external manager, and has worked there since 2006. Fooks is responsible for communicating the company’s strategy, growth opportunities, and business initiatives to shareholders and the investor community. Prior to that, he worked in Capital Markets Intelligence at Thomson Financial (now NASDAQ) from 2003 to 2006. Fooks received an MBA from the Columbia Business School at Columbia University and received a BA in Economics from Brandeis University. Fooks has worked in the financial markets for the entirety of his career and is a long standing member of the National Institute of Investor Relations (NIRI).