Prior to joining Mill Road Capital, Mr. Jacobs worked at LiveWire Capital, an investment and management group focused on control, operationally-intensive buyouts of small companies. He held operational positions in numerous portfolio companies including interim Chief Operating Officer. Prior to LiveWire, Mr. Jacobs was an investment professional in the private equity group at The Blackstone Group.
Mr. Jacobs is a member of the Board of Directors of Galaxy Nutritional Foods Inc. and PRT Growing Services Ltd. He was formerly a member of the Board of Directors of National Technical Systems, Inc. (former ticker "NTSC"). He earned a B.S. with dual concentrations in finance and accounting from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia where he graduated Beta Gamma Sigma, the highest academic distinction in the undergraduate business program.