Jacob Gottlieb was born in New York, Brooklyn, Jacob’s father, was an immigrant who decided in the 1960s to relocate to the United States of America. Both his parents, Helena and Max, had a successful vocation. Helena was an excellent Pediatrician, and Max was an economics professor. Coming from a family with professional backgrounds in healthcare and economics, it is not a surprise that he developed an enthusiasm for both of them. Healthcare and Economics would, later on, inspire his future professional and education interests.
Jacob Gottlieb went to the University Of New York School Of Medicine; he got his degree in Medicine after graduating. Gottlieb did his internship at the hospital of St. Vincent situated in the city of New York. Jacob has an economics degree from the University of Brown situated in Rhode Island, Providence. It is clear that Jacob Gottlieb had a keen interest in both Medicine and Finance. He wanted to be a part of each one of them.
Jacob’s investment ability started when he was still young. While at the seventh-grade level, he emerged the winner in a stock determination challenge in school. His father keenly wanted to nurture his child’s freshly discovered ability and that is when he decided to open up a trading investment account for him.
In 1998 Jacob Gottlieb’s started his professional in trading. In a few years, Jacob moved from Sanford to develop his job as the portfolio manager of healthcare known as Biomed Merlin Group. Gottlieb worked at Biomed for a short while, after which he moved quickly to Balyasny Management of Assets to take up a critical position. Jacob realized his full potential when he was at Balyasny. He turned into the best worker at the company and became popularly identified for his considerable gains in the portfolio. Jacob Gottlieb wanted to have a broader chance in the management of more prominent funds, Jacob and his group decided in 2005 to establish Visium.
Jacob was a vital piece in developing Visium. In its capacity, Visium had a hundred and seventy workers, and its dollars amounted to eight billion hedge fund in totality. Apart from managing Visium organization, Jacob is highly committed to some nonprofit associations in New York. An excellent example of these association is Robin Hood, is a vast organization that engages in fighting poverty in the city of New York. The organization gives real estate, management, and financial support. A hundred percent of the accumulated donations go to various partners in the community.