Chief Information Officer
Sam Jacob is a co-founder of Wheelhouse Partners and has over 19 years of experience in financial services.
Prior to establishing Wheelhouse Partners, Sam was Head of Quantitative Development and IT for Brevan Howard Israel. Brevan Howard is a leading global macro hedge fund, headquartered in London. During 10 years experience with Brevan Howard, Sam was responsible for design and building of risk management platforms globally covering listed and OTC derivative products across various asset classes including equities, commodities, FX and interest rates.
In addition to other responsibilities at Brevan Howard, Sam was also Head of Fintech division for Alternative Data Solutions, and was a Director of the Executive Management Committee.
Previously Sam worked for Bloomberg where he managed the Desktop Build group, which was responsible within Bloomberg for retrieving, storing and blending various types of financial data from Bloomberg and proprietary sources in a managed real time and/or analytical environment.
Sam holds a Bachelor of Economics (Hons), Second Class, from the University of Reading, majoring in Mathematical Techniques for Economists and Quantitative Methods.