CIO and CEO, Highfields Capital Management
Jonathon Jacobson is the founder of Highfields Capital Management, a Boston-based investment management firm which invests roughly $12 billion globally on behalf of endowments, foundations, pension funds and other institutional investors. Previously, he was a senior portfolio manager at Harvard Management Company and held positions at Lehman Brothers in New York and at Merrill Lynch Capital Markets in New York and Sydney, Australia. Mr. Jacobson currently serves as a Director of iHeartMedia and iHeartCommunications. He received an MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated magna cum laude with a BS in Economics from The Wharton School.