Jacob and the Network team are Index’s secret weapon. They have cultivated deep, personal relationships with senior executives across industries, companies and geographies. These connections have led to meaningful friendships for us, which have been incredibly helpful as we continue our aggressive growth.Justin Borgman,
CEO and Co-founder of Starburst
Jacob joined Index Ventures in 2015 and leads our network development team, where he focuses on building Index's network of entrepreneurs and executives. Prior to joining the firm, Jacob worked in the TMT investment banking and technology divisions of Goldman Sachs. While in TMT, Jacob advised tech clients such as Salesforce and Dropbox on a variety of public and private financings. In the technology division, he focused on the strategy and the commercialization of internally developed solutions. Jacob holds a B.A. in public policy from Vanderbilt University.