Jay Ezrielev is founder and managing principal of Elevecon LLC, an economic consulting firm specializing in antitrust and merger-review consulting in the Washington, D.C. area. He is also an adjunct professor at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School, where he teaches a course on antitrust law and economics.
Ezrielev is a former economic advisor to Federal Trade Commission Chairman Joseph Simons. He participated in drafting the vertical merger guidelines and also taught financial economics as an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins University.
Ezrielev previously worked as a scientist and software developer at Siemens Medical Systems and Goldman Sachs. He earned a Ph.D. in economics from New York University, an M.S. in electrical engineering from Rutgers University, and a B.S. in electrical engineering from Rutgers University.