Jeff Pradhan is Peregrine’s Vice President for Sales and Marketing. Jeff comes to Peregrine with 3 years of entrepreneurial experience and 4 years of professional experience within the defense contracting industry. Before starting his career in the field of government contracts Jeff successfully started his own wholesale distribution business with the help of his father. Establishing contracts to supply general merchandise to national wholesale convenience store suppliers throughout the east coast, Jeff distributed over $300 thousand dollars in merchandise. Beginning his career as a contract specialist Jeff procured millions of dollars of materials, supplies, and services in support of various government agencies through direct dealings with representatives of business and commercial industry. Later, working as a subcontract administrator Jeff provided subcontracting plan management support to the Defense Logistics Agency on their worldwide mission to provide energy resources to the military.
In addition to his time in the private sector Jeff also worked with the Office of the President of the General Assembly of the United Nations in New York. During his time at the President’s office Jeff provided extensive research on areas of interest to the President, including peace building, rule of law, international trade and development, and United Nations reform. Helping to draft speeches and press releases on a range of international topics Jeff gained unique insight and experience on the interworking of international diplomacy.
Jeff has worked at high levels in both public and private industry throughout the United States and brings a unique blend of experience, talents, legal knowledge, government acquisition, and leadership to the Peregrine team.
Jeff Pradhan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Virginia and a Juris Doctorate from the University of St. Thomas where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He is also a graduate of several Defense Acquisition University courses on government acquisition in addition to being an Eagle Scout.