Dr. Jacob Jay Gottlieb, MD, CFA, PRMIA is an investment manager currently specializing in Alternative Investment Specialties such as hedge funds. Dr. Gottlieb is a graduate of Brown University with a Bachelor’s Degree in economics and currently is a managing partner at Visium Assessment Management.
While much of his work these days is in the financial world, Dr. Gottlieb is a medical doctor and graduated magna cum laude from New York University Medical School. He became an internal medicine specialist before becoming captivated by the workings of Wall Street and the financial markets and changing his career trajectory forever.
While Dr. Gottlieb has become one of the most respected financial advisers in New York and across the country, he is also dedicated to returning to those who need it and has worked with numerous charities over the years. One of the most recent is Covenant House.
Covenant House is a charity which has dedicated itself to changing the lives of thousands of homeless children and families. The charity also works to help trafficked children and runaways, too. Covenant House provides these children with housing and deeper support services to help these young boys and girls survive away from the streets and away from people who might wish to cause them harm. Covenant House helps the children they take off the streets adjust to life with a roof over their heads and with options for the future.
As for Dr. Gottlieb, while he spends his days providing his unique insights on the fluctuations and patterns of the financial market, he also volunteers his time and money to charities that need it and can use it most effectively, such as Covenant House. He works directly with homeless children to offer them a future where they can hopefully be healthy and achieve the kind of success that has made Dr. Gottlieb so valued on Wall Street.