Jonathan Schildkraut

Chief Strategy Officer

Jonathan Schildkraut is a finance and strategy executive with more than 20 years experience in the communications infrastructure space. Most recently, Jonathan served as the Chief Strategy Officer at CyrusOne, an $11B enterprise value public data center operator, where he led the company’s global expansion efforts – adding 15 new major markets, in 10 new countries, across three new continents. Jonathan oversaw the company’s M&A, JVs, and strategic partnerships as well as organic market expansion (i.e, land acquisition). Additionally, he played a critical role in developing and refining the company’s strategy for on-going growth and market share expansion.

Prior to CyrusOne, Jonathan spent more than 15 years as a research analyst, covering more than 100 names in his career across the data center, towers, fiber, and telecommunications services sectors. During his tenure on Wall Street, Jonathan earned numerous accolades including awards from Institutional Investor, Thomson Reuters (formerly FT Starmine), and Forbes. Jonathan held senior roles at Guggenheim Partners, Evercore ISI, Jefferies, and Cowern & Co. Prior to entering research, Jonathan ran business development for WinStar Communications, an enterprise focused CLEC using fixed wireless over the last mile, and spent several years as an investment banker at Salomon Brothers.

Jonathan received a JD and an MBA from New York University and his BBA from the University of Michigan.