Jacob Voorhees

Jacob is a founding member of Capstone Partners and oversees the Northeast Region. 

Jacob brings over 20 years of experience to the Capstone Partners investment banking team. As one of the founding members of the firm, he helped build Capstone’s brand over the past two decades. Today, Jacob serves as the Head of Mergers & Acquisitions and the Head of the Education & Training practice. Jacob has proved himself to be a talented deal maker with an unyielding commitment to his clients and has established himself and our firm as a leader in various industries. He is a highly accomplished leader and serves as a strong mentor and role model to our developing professionals.

Formerly, Jacob was with Andersen Corporate Finance LLC, where he focused his efforts on the software and direct marketing industries. He started his career in New York City with Rabobank International, a multi‐national Dutch investment bank in Utrecht, the Netherlands. While at Rabobank International, Jacob worked in the mergers and acquisitions group focusing on cross‐border transactions in South and Latin America in the consumer products, food & beverage industries.

Over the last 10 years, Jacob’s transactional work has resulted in over 40 individual nominations for Deal of the Year within his sectors culminating in eight wins, including 2014 “Consumer Services Deal of the Year” and 2014 “Consumer Goods Deal of the Year”. 

Additionally, Jacob founded Sophie’s Fund which provides college scholarships and financial support to homeless youth.

Jacob has a MBA from the Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BS Degree from Cornell University.