Jacob is a founding member of Capstone Partners and oversees the Northeast Region. He has a vast amount of experience in the education and training, consumer products and business services sectors. Over the last 5 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”.
Formerly, Jacob was with Andersen Corporate Finance LLC, where he focused his efforts on the software and direct marketing industries. He began 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.
Additionally, Jacob founded Sophie’s Fund, which provides college scholarships and financial support to homeless youths.
Jacob has a MBA from the Sloan School of Management at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BS Degree from Cornell University.