Mr. Jacobs is an investment professional and Managing Director in the Real Estate group. Since joining Oaktree in 2001, he has been responsible for sourcing, evaluating, executing and managing opportunistic equity and debt investment opportunities across all commercial and residential property types. In addition, Mr. Jacobs heads the FDIC/Bank Portfolio strategy. Since 2010, he has lead the acquisition of 17 loan portfolios and five FDIC-structured loan transactions containing 3,830 loans totaling $4.8 billion of unpaid principal balance. Prior to joining Oaktree, Mr. Jacobs spent seven years with American Trading Real Estate Properties, Inc./Lord Baltimore Properties. During this time he was primarily focused on acquisitions, leasing and development of commercial real estate 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 also a current board member of Sabal Financial Group, Inc.