Jason Borrevik has 15+ years of experience in an advisory capacity. As a result of his expertise, many publications have featured him to provide insight into the industry.

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In 2003, a few leading compensation specialists with both consulting and legal backgrounds developed the idea to form Compensia to address a need for qualified advisors in the management consulting space who could …

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I was inspired to join Compensia in 2005 after learning about the business from several former law firm colleagues. My work at Compensia was a natural transition from a similar advisory role I had as …

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I always wanted to work in a field where I would interact with others. I was never a fan of individual projects and always preferred to work in groups during my time at  …

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Jason Borrevik holds a BA in Economics from the University of Oregon as well as a JD from the University of California, Berkeley. Prior to joining Compensia, Jason worked as a senior associate at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. He worked in the executive compensation and benefits group, assisting technology companies with matters related to compensation. He also worked as a legal intern for the Oakland Rangers during law school.

Jason transitioned to Compensia in 2005 after hearing about the company from former colleagues. He was immediately intrigued by the company, which was still in early stages. At Compensia, Jason’s clients include both companies that are in pre-IPO stages and mature, publicly-traded companies. Jason offers his clients creative and thoughtful solutions tailored individually to their situation.

RSUs at Private Companies

A restricted stock unit (RSU) is a form of compensation that gives an employee the right to receive underlying company shares after satisfying the applicable ...

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Why You Need a Compensation Consultant

Private and public technology and life science companies commonly seek the advice of an independent advisor on key executive, Board, or ...

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Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)

Jason Borrevik, a Principal at Compensia, states that technology and life science companies that are considering an IPO should consider a wide range of compensation ...

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Executive Severance & Change of Control

Severance and change of control protections provide a limited group of executives and key employees with cash and equity-based rights ...