Jacob joined Bain Capital in 2016 to help launch the firm’s Double Impact strategy, which focuses on growth and control investments in companies that deliver both competitive financial returns and measurable social or environmental good. At Bain Capital Double Impact Jacob helps lead investments in sustainability and education, and he serves as a Director for the firm’s investment in Living Earth.
Prior to joining Bain Capital Jacob was a Senior Vice President on the private equity team at New Island Capital. In 2014 and 2015, Jacob served as a non-partisan, Presidentially-appointed White House Fellow and he began his career as a consultant in Accenture’s strategy practice. Jacob received an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MPA-ID from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a BS in Business and Economics from Babson College.