Warren Jacobsen has over twenty five years of experience working with owners of both publicly and privately held corporations. His background has covered the full range of advisory engagements including private placements, merger/acquisition advisory, and origination of middle market buyouts as well as valuation of equity interests and intangible assets for transaction analysis, tax planning, and litigation support. Mr. Jacobsen has written and lectured on a variety of corporate finance topics and has testified as an expert witness in valuation disputes.
Prior to Legacy, Mr. Jacobsen was Managing Director of Valuemetrics Capital, LLC where he was responsible for the firm wide investment banking activities including fairness opinions, merger/acquisition advisory and private placements. Additional advisory experience has included a Chicago based private equity firm responsible for acquiring and managing middle market manufacturing companies, and valuation advisory experience with Arthur Andersen & Co. and Arthur D. Little, Inc.
Mr. Jacobsen received his Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering from Valparaiso University and a Master of Business Administration, Finance from Loyola University.