Jacob Gottlieb Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer at Visium Asset Management LLC, the son of immigrants from Poland in the 1960s has become a very successful fund manager in New York City. Furthermore, Jacob graduated from Brown University located in Providence, Rhode Island with a Bachelor of Arts in economics. He began his successful career as a buy-side analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein & Company LLC. He developed the skill of picking stocks by analyzing and evaluating companies through-out their organization to determine winning stock picks. After successful advancement at Sanford C. Bernstein LLC, Jacob accepted an opportunity to work in London, England at Merlin Financial as an investment portfolio manager. His career began to advance forward in management and evaluation to the point that he became a founding member of a successful limited partnership, Balyasny Asset Management LP. As a result of that successful venture, Jacob Gottlieb, decided to start his own asset management company called Visium Asset Management LLC. America has a long history of immigrants arriving in the states and taking advantage of the opportunities and freedoms established in the US to generate opportunity and success for themselves and their families. In fact, his father Max Gottlieb Ph.D. is a professor of economics at City University located in New York City. As a result, Jacob was raised in a culture of economics from his father and a mother who work in the medical field. Furthermore, Jacob’s mother, Dr. Helena Gottlieb is a respected pediatrician in New York City. Jacob Gottlieb has a rare set of skill sets particularly due to the fact he also has a Doctor of Medicine Degree from New York University Medical School in New York City, New York where he graduated magna cum laude. After successfully completing an internal medicine internship at St Vincent’s Hospital located in New York City, New York, Jacob decided to pursue a career in financial management. Jacob Gottlieb, the son of Poland immigrants has become a very successful fund manager on Wall Street.