JACOB GOTTLIEB is the Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Visium Asset Management, LP (“Visium”) an alternative investment advisor dedicated to generating absolute returns.
Jacob founded Visium in November of 2005 with his team of 20 investment professionals from Balyasny Asset Management (“BAM”). Prior to joining BAM in 2001, Jacob was a Portfolio Manager at Merlin and was previously a buyside analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein.
Jacob graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a BA in Economics and earned an MD from New York University Medical School. He obtained his CFA charter from AIMR in 2001, and his P.R.M. designation from the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association in 2010.