Robert W Jacob

Managing Director, Portfolio Manager

Professional Profile

Robert Jacob is a Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager with Bank of America Private Bank in New York, New York. In this role, he is responsible for creating and maintaining personalized investment strategies by utilizing a broad range of wealth management services including financial planning and wealth strategy. This includes assisting clients with establishing goals and objectives, working towards developing an appropriate overall strategy, formulating and implementing potential solutions, and conducting periodic reviews to help clients monitor progress toward reaching the initial goals and strategies set forth. In addition, he supports clients in navigating through changing market environments to provide traditional guidance in the areas of asset allocation, tax-minimization, retirement, and multi-generational strategy from risk-based approaches to banking and lending needs.

Prior to joining Bank of America Private Bank, Robert was a senior portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management where he managed large cap equity portfolios for mutual funds and retail separate accounts. He also launched J.P. Morgan Private Bank’s first large cap value equity strategy. Previously, Robert spent five years as a portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Private Bank.

Robert earned his B.B.A and M.S. in finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a CFA® charterholder and is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA).

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