Jacob Gottlieb is a successful investor in the healthcare sector. He is popular for leading one of the most successful investment firms in the country known as Visium Asset Management. Jacob Gottlieb is a mogul in the healthcare investment sector. He is now back in the industry after maintaining a low professional profile for the past few years. He has created another firm known as Altium Capital. Gottlieb was the Chief Investment Officer of Visium. Altium Capital is the form that will see him come back into the industry after spending the last couple of years shutting down the operations of Visium that was hit by allegations of insider dealings. Several rogue fund managers engaged in activities that contravened the regulations leading to an inquest by the SEC. During the Struggle, Jacob Gottlieb managed to come out unscathed. He was not involved in any way in the activities of the rogue employees.
Jacob Gottlieb wanted to be an investor from an early age. He made his first attempt in the industry while in his teenage, he won a stock investment contest that was held in his school. He received great support from his parents who were professionals in the healthcare and economic. He was also a very hard working young man. He tried his best and pursued education with a passion.
Jacob Gottlieb graduated with a degree in economics from Brown University and later an M.D from the New York University Medical School. He had interests in medicine and found an internship opportunity with the St. Vincent’s Hospital. He later realized that medicine was not what he really wanted to do with his life. He decided to use the knowledge in something else. He moved to Wall Street and started a career as a financial expert in the field of healthcare.