Jacob Gottlieb recently grabbed the headlines by founding his latest healthcare firm widely known as Altium Capital. As a seasoned expert in the healthcare industry, Mr. Jacob Gottlieb has progressively cultivated an unrivaled reputation for discovering and promoting high-quality healthcare services. Previously known for Founding and managing Visium Asset Management, the ambitious and creative entrepreneur deemed it necessary to create Altium as his latest challenge in his illustrious career.
Unknown to most people, his impressive knack for investing and developing companies began at quite an early age. By winning a stock picking contest, Jacob Gottlieb remarkably gained his first recognition and subsequently built on it to advance academically and professionally with the aid of his parents. As a magna cum laude graduate student from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, the young and creative health physician harnessed his unrivaled craft to pursue medicine at the St. Vincent Hospital. Not only did the experience serve as an eye opener but also allowed him to explore the vast financial opportunities on Wall Street.
An Insight into His Illustrious Career
Jacob Gottlieb’s remarkable career kicked off while serving as a freelance analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. This unique opportunity afforded him with ample opportunity to advance his education and attain the highly coveted Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) distinction in 2001. Not contented with his thirst for education, Mr. Gottlieb eventually attained the healthcare portfolio manager’s position at Merlin Biomed Group as a unique opportunity to advance his career. With every new position, Gottlieb clinched stellar recommendations that ultimately contributed to offering his services for Balyasny Asset Management (BAM) which proved to be the icing on his remarkable career. Not only was he young and ambitious but also a visionary with a unique mission to transform the health sector.
Up-Close with Visium Capital Management
At its core, Visium boasts a talented team that includes Jacob Gottlieb and other skilled colleagues with an eye for business excellence. Armed with an exceptional reputation, Jacob Gottlieb instantly earned investors’ trust and subsequently raised $300 million in venture capital funding. In the backdrop of such substantial funding, Gottlieb is credited with steering the company to astronomical success with the aid of seasoned portfolio managers and skilled staff members.
At the peak of its valuation, Visium boasted of an $8 billion market cap and boasted of over 170 employees spread across San Francisco, London and New York. Through his exceptional leadership skills and unrivaled business acumen, Jacob Gottlieb is credited with partnering Altium Capital with Sellas Life Sciences and Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc.