Todd D. Jacobson, CFA
Todd Jacobson is the lead Portfolio Manager responsible for managing the firm’s international small cap core and international core strategies, and also contributes to the management for the firm’s international dividend strategy.
Mr. Jacobson joined Lord Abbett in 2003 and was named Partner in 2013. His previous experience includes serving as Director and Co-Manager of the International Focus Equity Project and Head of Japanese Equities (Tokyo) at Warburg Pincus Asset Management/Credit Suisse Asset Management; Japanese Equity Analyst and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager at Brown Brothers Harriman; and Equity Analyst for Value Line.
Mr. Jacobson has been quoted in Barron’s and The Wall Street Journal, interviewed on CNBC, featured in PlanSponsor as an expert on international small cap investing, and named a top fund manager by financial advisor trade magazine On Wall Street.
He received a BA in economics from the State University of New York–Binghamton and an MBA in finance from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He also is a holder of the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) designation.