Jacob is an Associate Director based in Control Risks’ Copenhagen office, where he manages relationships with a range of leading Finnish and Danish companies and organizations. Jacob has spent most of his professional career advising corporate clients as well as intergovernmental and governmental agencies on how to manage political, compliance and security risks.
Jacob also has an advisory role on research projects and client engagements in relation to the global energy transition, including challenges facing the renewable energy and alternative fuels sector.
Recent tasks that Jacob has worked on include:
Prior to his current role, Jacob managed a team of researchers delivering screening services for the financial sector in the UK and helped to develop screening solutions for various European markets.
Before joining Control Risks, Jacob gained a Master of Science in Asian Politics from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and a BA in International Development from Roskilde University.