Jacob brings more than 15 years of diversified financial services experience to ConnexPay. As a former financial services industry investment banker, he regularly served as an adviser to commercial banks, financial technology, payments, and specialty finance companies. Jacob maintains strong ties to the U.S. commercial banking industry and is director of County Bancorp (Nasdaq: ICBK) and its subsidiary Investors Community Bank.
Prior to ConnexPay, he was director of corporate development and new ventures for a highly successful corporate payments company. Jacob previously served as head of the financial services practice for a boutique global investment bank with more than $3 billion in assets under management, and as head of capital markets for a national broker-dealer serving community and regional banks.
Early in his career, Jacob was an equity partner at a successful payments company, where he served as its director of sales and operations. Jacob holds a B.A. from DePaul University in Chicago and is an Eagle Scout and Lifetime Member of the National Eagle Scout Association.