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Jacob C. Cohen, SEA

Associate Investment Research Analyst

Jacob joined GYL Financial Synergies in March 2021. He assists the research team with manager searches, asset allocation, portfolio monitoring and ESG considerations, among other responsibilities.

Prior to joining GYL, Jacob earned a Master of Liberal Arts in Sustainability at the Harvard University Extension School, with a certificate in Corporate Sustainability and Innovation. During graduate school, he completed a sustainability consulting capstone for an international corporation and interned with an environmental education nonprofit. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, with a minor in Latin, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, writing an honors thesis and graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. Jacob is series 65 registered and certified as a Sustainability Excellence Associate (SEA) by the International Society of Sustainability Professionals.

Outside of work and professional development, Jacob stays engaged with philosophy and environmental studies, enjoys several hobbies, and cherishes time with friends and family.