Wellesley, MA – Grove Street Advisors is pleased to announce the appointment of Bjorn Jakobsen as Vice President of Finance. Bjorn will join Beth DeMello and Adam Blumenstein to complete our finance management team. Bjorn is responsible for financial reporting on a customized basis to all clients and coordinating the annual audits. He possesses a thorough understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (“GAAP”) as well as many operational aspects of alternative investment advisors. He supervises finance staff and analyzes operational resources to maximize utilization.
Prior to joining Grove Street, Bjorn was a Senior Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he held increasingly senior roles over his nine year tenure. He had leadership responsibility for several high profile financial services clients including private equity, hedge funds and structured investment vehicles.
Bjorn is a CPA and holds a BA in Accounting from Michigan State.