Mr. Jacobs joined Oaktree in 2001. He is a managing director and co-portfolio manager of the Real Estate Income strategy. Mr. Jacobs is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, executing and managing equity and debt investment opportunities across all property types. His primary focus is on commercial assets on the West Coast. Mr. Jacobs also oversees the group’s commercial non-performing loan business. Prior to joining Oaktree, he spent seven years with American Trading Real Estate Properties, Inc. / Lord Baltimore Properties. Mr. Jacobs holds a B.S. degree in business administration and an M.B.A. from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California. He is actively involved with NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, and Urban Land Institute. Mr. Jacobs is a member of the Executive Council of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate.