Jakob joined the investment team at North Wall Capital in May 2020 from Harvard Business School. Jakob began studying for his MBA in 2019 and elected to join the North Wall team on a one year placement before resuming his studies in the summer of 2021. Before enrolling for his MBA, Jakob worked at Goldman Sachs in New York City, most recently in the Special Situations Group. Prior to this, he worked in Global Emerging Markets focusing on credit structuring and fixed income derivatives. Jakob holds a B.A. with distinction from Duke University, where he graduated as a Robertson Scholar, focusing on International Political Economy. He is fluent in Swedish and German.