Jeffrey Jacobs is a Managing Director and Head of M&A Execution and Cross-Border. He joined the firm in 2010.


Mr. Jacobs has more than 19 years of experience advising clients on a broad range of domestic and cross-border transactions. He has advised clients in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, public offerings and private placements. Selected advisory assignments include representing Groupe Rocher on its acquisition of Arbonne International, Nutraceutical on its sale to HGGC, Caesars Acquisition Co on its defense related to the Bankruptcy of Caesars Entertainment Operating Co; London Stock Exchange Group on its acquisition of Russell Investments, the Special Committee of the Board of American Greetings on its going-private transaction, FTSE Group on the formation of a joint venture with TMX Datalinx, Parlux Fragrances on its sale to Perfumania Holdings, E. & J. Gallo Winery on the sale of its Hornsby’s Hard Cider business to C&C Group, Fortune Brands on the sale of its U.S. Wine Business to Constellation Brands, Wipro on its cash tender offer for Infocrossing, Six Flags on the sale of selected theme parks, Kroll on its sale to Marsh & McLennan and Minnesota Corn Processors on its sale to ADM.

Prior to joining PJ SOLOMON, Mr. Jacobs served as a Principal in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Compass Advisers, Vice President in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Citigroup and Vice President in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Morgan Joseph.


Mr. Jacobs received his M.B.A. in Finance from Columbia Business School and a B.S. in Communications from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.